A straw and a sea turtle: Why we should stop using single-use plastic

By | Michaela Morris
Associate, Oceans, Environment America

The video provides visceral imagery of the suffering caused by single-use plastic. Marine animals, like this turtle, ...do not deserve to suffer extraordinary pain because of the vast quantities of disposable plastic products that end up in the sea. 

Save the climate, save our oceans

By | Kelsey Lamp
Protect Our Oceans, Advocate

Recently... I walked by the New England Aquarium’s outdoor seal tank. There, with her nose pressed to the glass, a little girl watched a very cute, very hilarious seal bobbing vertically in the water, about to sink to the bottom for a nap. 

Legislative Session Highlights

By | Carissa Maurin
State Director

Environment Maine had a very busy legislative session working to pass policies to protect Maine’s clean air, water, and beautiful open spaces. Here’s a quick recap of the highlights.

Maine and Colorado are setting the pace for climate action in 2019

By | Ross Sherman
Communications Associate

New governors across the country have grabbed the mantle to address the climate crisis

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