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Marina Schauffler

Marina Schauffler

Marina Schauffler is a writer and editor who explores the complex interconnections between ecology and culture. Since 2014, she has written the column “Sea Change” about the challenges of living sustainably in Maine. She holds a Ph.D. in natural resources and a master’s in creative nonfiction writing. Find more of her work at www.naturalchoices.com.

LATEST ARTICLES

Sea Change: In crisis and starting anew

Sea Change: In crisis and starting anew

Like trees in a storm, the basic life supports we count on for nourishment and health have proven far more brittle and vulnerable than we ever imagined. The pandemic has revealed fundamental fault lines in our social fabric, laying bare enduring racial and environmental injustices.

Sea Change: When need meets need

Sea Change: When need meets need

As Maine’s farmers and growers adjust to disruptions caused by the coronavirus, their work has become even more critical to a state food supply that’s been disrupted by binge-shopping and growing pandemic-related anxiety.

Sea Change: A steep climb

Sea Change: A steep climb

The recent decision by Congress to not extend federal tax credits for solar panels or electric vehicles is a setback to Maine’s renewable energy efforts.

Displays of love and grief

Displays of love and grief

Maine artists, poets and authors are using their creative talents to further the conversation around climate action in a way that science has failed to do.

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