Time to start putting together your summer and fall reading list, and NRCM members can help! Featured here are books published by our members covering a range of genres, from essay and memoir to poetry, fiction, and children’s literature. If you’re an author of a book about Maine or related to environmental issues, you are Read More
About the Natural Resources Council of Maine
Founded in 1959, the Natural Resources Council of Maine is our state’s leading nonprofit membership organization protecting Maine’s air, land waters, and wildlife. Our mission is to protect, restore, and conserve Maine’s environment, now and for future generations. For 60 years, the Natural Resources Council of Maine has been protecting the places and way of life that make Maine so special. We work to: Protect the health of Maine’s rivers, lakes, and wetlands; reduce the amount and toxicity of waste to conserve natural resources and stop toxic pollution; set Maine on a path to a prosperous sustainable energy future, without climate-changing pollution; and conserve Maine’s woods, wilderness, and wildlife. NRCM harnesses the power of the law, science, and the voices of more than 25,000 supporters statewide and beyond. Learn more about our work, our staff, and how you can become involved with us to protect the nature of Maine.
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August 11, 2022 (Augusta, Maine) — Maine’s leading environmental advocacy group, the Natural Resources Council of Maine (NRCM), is pleased to announce that four new members have been elected to its 22-member Board of Directors. The new members bring with them a wide range of experience and perspectives that will be valuable in NRCM’s work Read More
One of NRCM’s goals has always been to embed our mission of protecting the nature of Maine into the way we operate the organization. For example, several years ago we installed solar panels on the roof of our Augusta office. Now, after a very comprehensive search involving many interviews and 10 different companies offering a Read More
Download this crossword puzzle and clues or print off this page to participate in our 2020 Explore Maine crossword puzzle, celebrating the nature of Maine. You can download a PDF of the answers at the bottom of this page if you need some assistance with any of the clues. Crossword Clues ACROSS 1 Maine’s highest Read More
NRCM news release (Augusta, ME) – Six young changemakers from Maine have been honored as the inaugural group of Brookie Award winners for their leadership and effectiveness working on environmental issues. The Brookie Awards is a new statewide recognition program organized by NRCM Rising, the young member arm of the Natural Resources Council of Maine Read More