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You Can Protect Acadia

Ever compare Acadia National Park to a piece of Swiss cheese? You should. Acadia is a majestic place. But the park is scattered with “holes.” More than 130 parcels of land within Acadia’s boundary are privately owned, and the park doesn’t have adequate resources to purchase the land as the tracts come up for sale, making the lands vulnerable to inappropriate development within our prized national park.

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Letters to the editor, July 16, 2010: More Acadia

Environment Maine welcomes President Barack Obama and his family to Acadia National Park for their summer vacation.

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News Release | Environment Maine

Green Light Given to Nation’s First Offshore Wind Project

Today Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick announced the Department of the Interior’s final approval of the Cape Wind offshore wind project off the coast of Massachusetts.

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Report | Environment Maine Research & Policy Center

Building Better: How High-Efficiency Buildings Will Save Money and Reduce Global Warming

We can save money and help solve global warming by reducing the amount of energy we use, and the best place to start is in the buildings we live and work in every day. Over 40 percent of our energy – and 10 percent of all the energy used in the world – goes toward powering America’s buildings, but it doesn’t have to be this way.

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