Whew! Mom Nature’s liking our beach!

A few weeks ago we had the much ballyhooed King Tides and since we live in a small southern Maine beach community, we took the many warnings seriously. Those King Tides could well be a problem, after all, and we wondered how our beautiful sandy beach and its dunes protecting fragile wet lands beyond would […]

Cash for conservation land?

We all need to preserve land in our towns for all to enjoy in the future.  But where you get the cash to buy the land? Here are a few suggestions. 1. Some people or families will donate land in order to save on taxes and preserve a view or a special place. I know several who […]

The time is NOW to save precious land

  All towns should begin or continue to acquire land for conservation purposes, especially those communities where little open land is left and those that might be in danger of urban or suburban sprawl. Our town is only about 4.2 square miles.  Many who have been here a while will tell you that the town […]