Environmental Notebook: As sea levels rise, so do concerns

Environmental Notebook: As sea levels rise, so do concerns

A severe storm Monday night that resulted in over 100,000 power outages was followed by this winter’s first Nor’easter, which hit Maine on Saturday. The storms hammered Maine in the same week the Mills administration rolled out the state’s Climate Action...
No let up in fight against salmon farm

No let up in fight against salmon farm

Nordic Aquafarms is planning to build a land-based salmon farm on about 40 acres in Belfast, off Route 1 near the Northport town line. Image courtesy of Nordic Aquafarms. No let up in fight against salmon farm As it awaits approvals and opponents amp up efforts, a...
Upstream Battle

Upstream Battle

Ellie Daniels, center, whose property abuts a proposed indoor salmon farm in Belfast, has filed a lawsuit against the city of Belfast claiming that residents weren’t given enough time to review approvals given to Nordic Aquafarms, the Norwegian company that wants to...