Much to gain – or lose

Much to gain – or lose

Editor’s Note: The Maine Climate Council submitted its Climate Action Plan to the Legislature on Dec. 1. Topics related to the plan have been covered in a series of Sea Change columns this fall.    The Maine Climate Council’s 15-month process preparing Maine...
The tide is turning

The tide is turning

Editor’s Note: The Maine Climate Council is submitting its Climate Action Plan to the Legislature on Dec. 1. Topics related to the plan have been covered in a series of Sea Change columns this fall.  Alongside the challenges of a raging pandemic, failing health care...
Sea Change: In crisis and starting anew

Sea Change: In crisis and starting anew

Last week’s storm decimated the trees in our yard, exposing raw tissue where limbs severed. Branches, graced by buds that will never open, lay scattered on the killing snow. Taking in the scene, I felt more grief than shock. Wreckage from erratic weather is one...