Environment Maine Latest Blog Posts

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon

In order to address climate change, the shipping industry must dramatically reduce global warming emissions by electrifying their trucking fleets.

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

Fewer than 6,000 gray wolves remain in the contiguous United States, but last year the Trump administration stripped the species of its endangered species protections. Now states are free to enact laws that allow the killing of up to 90% of their gray wolf population. 

President Biden delivers a major conservation win, a thrill to all who worked on this

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

After 10 long days in a chrysalis, monarch butterflies break free, ready to spread their wings and take their first triumphant flight. But the world they fly into is increasingly toxic and unwelcoming.

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Arielle Ostry
Digital Associate

My dad’s EV is also his third child -- and I wouldn’t have it any other way. 

Find the perfect public land for your weekend activities

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Anya Fetcher
State Director

Many in Maine, like me, make their roadtripping dreams a reality by visiting our state’s most iconic parks and landscapes. They shouldn’t have to pollute the air when they do it by driving a gas-powered vehicle.

As we celebrate the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument’s fifth birthday, the only thing it really needs is full protection.

We need to stop the monarch's rapid descent toward extinction 

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

A recent investigation uncovered a bombshell for our environment over at Amazon: The company is destroying millions of unused or returned products.