Web Sites and Link
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean SciencesPrivate, non-profit research center whose principle scientific concern is the biological productivity of our oceans.
Biotechnology in MaineResearch program at University of Maine explores the modern biochemical and biological techniques in medicine, agriculture, forestry, the environment and many areas of industry.
Dartmouth RARGOMRegional Association for Research on the Gulf of Maine is an association of institutions which have active research interests in the gulf and its watershed. Extensive, informative links to marine research.
Environment MaineDedicated to protecting the state's air, water and open spaces. Includes commentary, fact sheets, and reports.
Forest Fire Out LookCovers forest fire out posts in New England and Maine. The site is interested in hearing from anyone with personal experience.
Friends of Midcoast MaineGroup of 14 land trusts and advocacy groups discussing the increasing impacts of sprawl in the Midcoast Route One Corridor. News and information about issues and activities.
Gardening to Conserve Maine's Native LandscapeFrom the University of Maine: Plants to use and those to avoid, with the goal of conserving Maine's natural environment.
Maine Disaster CenterGuide and source for state information, news, to county and city emergency management sites. Links to state road conditions, severe weather, floods, snowfall, earthquakes, hurricanes, and emergency message boards.
Maine Fishermen's ForumMission is to educate the public and the fishing industry about fisheries and marine resource issues. Provides a calendar of events, tradeshows, information, board of directors, links, resources, and pictures.
Maine Geological SurveyPrimary source of geological information in the state. Studies conducted in the following areas: bedrock, hydrogeology, marine, economic, and hazards.
Maine Natural Resources Information and Mapping CenterGeologists, biologists, ecologists, information specialists, and administrators committed to public service by gathering, analyzing, and disseminating unbiased information on Maine's natural resources.
Maine Nature NewsWeekly online periodical covering natural history events, occurrences and observations in Maine.
Maine Water Utilities AssociationAdvocates for the water supply profession. Provides information about committees, directors, special events, and a newsletter.
Maine Wolf CoalitionSupporting wolf recovery in Maine through research, education, and protection measures.
Recycle MaineProvides information on recycling, waste management, waste reduction in Maine, including free educational resources and planning documents for local communities.
RESTORE the North WoodsOrganization devoted to restoring damaged ecosystems, degraded habitats and native wildlife.
SOS - Save Our ShoresGrass-roots, volunteer organization seeking to educate the public to maintain and preserve the coastal heritage. Features newsletter, legislative updates, membership, mailing list, and links.
Wildlife in MaineSurveys, reports, species and disease information and where to see wildlife in the state.