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Sea Change provides commentary on contemporary environmental challenges. It tackles an array of topics from a local vantage point – from energy challenges and pollution concerns to health and sustainability practices.

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Needed: A federal climate plan

Needed: A federal climate plan

Maine requires federal climate leadership and support for its emerging Climate Action Plan. With election day nearing, only one major presidential candidate has shared his strategy for how to address global warming.

The habitat of home

The habitat of home

A new book by a noted insect researcher outlines how a collective effort among property owners could help restore ecological health

Sea Change: Tailpipe living

Sea Change: Tailpipe living

The weakening of federal air quality standards over the past four years and the increased health risk that comes with COVID-19 are direct threats to Mainers with breathing problems.

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.

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