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Opinion: How Maine’s Bagaduce River could become the latest ecosystem destroyed By Tom Stewart

 All of a sudden in 2013, we have seen an unprecedented expansion of leases and 15 new applications for test permits. As permission is granted for more of these commercial aquaculture operations, I wonder how much of this activity the Bagaduce can support before there is a significant change to the balance of indigenous, marine life. more@bdn 18:06

Climate, ecosystem linkages explain salmon declines in Maine rivers (lot’s of wacked out comment’s at the article!)

Today, Maine’s rivers flow cleaner than they have in decades. Dams are being torn out, both on the Kennebec and Penobscot rivers. Salmon should be flocking back. Or should they? more@portlandpressherald