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Maine’s environmental movement reinvents itself for a new era of challenges

Maine's cherished environment may be threatened as never before by the gargantuan forces of economic globalization. In reaction, the state's environmental movement is coalescing into a force stronger than ever. There are new players in the game — includ
Blooming Activists
By LANCE TAPLEY  |  May 04, 2013

Lawmakers mostly stand up against environmental assault

Republican state Senator Thomas Saviello, at one point widely considered a foe of Maine's environment, may have just saved it. At the least, he was a leader in saving a good part of it.
‘Holding the line’
By LANCE TAPLEY  |  May 25, 2012