Protecting Maine's Environment

Since 1959

Protecting the nature of Maine since 1959, by harnessing the power of science, the law, and the voices of people who value Maine's environment.

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No Room for Flip-flopping Former Cumberland Legislator on Conservation Board

Michael Timmons didn't back Land for Maine's Future at a critical moment, so he shouldn't help oversee it. Portland Press Herald editorial We’re struggling to find a good-faith explanation for Gov. Le-Page’s latest nominee to the Land for Maine’s Future Board: Michael Timmons, a former Republican legislator who voted in

Maine Professors Recruit 700 Colleagues to Sign Letter to Trump on Climate Change

The letter, crafted by professors at Bowdoin and USM, urges President-elect Trump to "address the threat of climate change immediately." by Kevin Miller, Staff Writer Portland Press Herald news story More than 700 physics and astronomy faculty members from across the country have signed onto a letter written by three

Climate Change is Real. Now, Let’s Debate What to Do about It.

By Charles Tilburg, Special to the BDN Bangor Daily News op-ed President-elect Donald Trump has claimed that “ nobody really knows” whether climate change is real. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, a state that has experienced record flooding over the last few years, has repeatedly said that the science
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NRCM Rising

Uniting and engaging the next generation of people who love Maine

NRCM Rising is a group created by the Natural Resources Council of Maine to engage and connect people in their 20s, 30s, and into their 40s who love Maine. NRCM Rising holds events around the state where you can meet others who care about issues facing Maine’s air, land, water, and wildlife.

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