Casco Bay


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Casco Bay

(kăs`kō), deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, 200 sq mi (518 sq km), SW Maine. The bay, with its more than 200 wooded, hilly islands, has many summer estates and resorts. Portland, Maine, is the principal harbor.
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Portland Shipyard serves a bustling port with a healthy commercial fishing fleet, public agency vessels, such as fireboats and pilot boats, and ferries serving rural islands throughout Casco Bay.
The new Greater Casco Bay location will bring three unique class types to residents of the area.
Once when a WHOI scientist needed the boat in Casco Bay, Maine, but couldn't afford to pay for its transit, Dad bought the fuel and took my brother, my grandfather, and me along--Woods Hole to Somme Sound, Mt.
Save The Bay-People For Narragansett Bay, Friends of Casco Bay, American Littoral Society, Delaware Riverkeeper Network, Hackensack Riverkeeper, Inc.
Because our license plates here in Maine include the slogan "Vacationland" and because Brunswick sits on the shores of scenic Casco Bay, we have lots of visitors.
Duston has been named head brewer at Casco Bay Brewing Company in Portland, Maine.
But if sales are off, products aren't moving or morale is low, that's not a time to keep the status quo and hope for the best, believe the owners and staff of Casco Bay Frames of Portland, Maine.
The new publisher of Maine alternative Casco Bay Weekly said that while the Portland-based paper used to be "controversial without a cause," he wants to make it a "positive force in the community.
These boats tour the marina, then motor across the lake to North Pole-inspired exhibits on Casco Bay.
The ultimate goal of the Casco Bay Fishing and Island Community Partnership is to collaboratively develop public health services such as a waterfront clinic and a home/boat visiting program.
Dodge Morgan, who has owned Casco Bay Weekly for more than a decade and absorbed hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual losses in recent years, calls the firings "a nasty occurrence.