Maine enters recession in wake of virus

Maine enters recession in wake of virus

The recession arrived not as a slow and predictable financial decline, but as a cliff. Economists agree that Maine is experiencing an “unprecedented” economic downturn due to the coronavirus pandemic that has forced businesses to close and massive, rapid layoffs of...
A breaking wave

A breaking wave

Stonington, the state of Maine’s top fishing port in landed value, is facing seismic change. By mid-century, its lobster fishery could drop by 15 to 20 percent due to warming ocean waters, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute predicts. Tethered to the mainland by a...
Reviving the Lost Art of Looking Ahead

Reviving the Lost Art of Looking Ahead

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. Reviving the lost art of looking ahead The new...