• Maine June 30, 2022 7:04 pm

    The Mystery of the Inky Beach Feet in Maine

    This is a story of inky feet, an invasive insect that self-clones and what researchers say appears to be an unprecedented event, not recorded anywhere else in the world before. Last June, numerous beachgoers in southern Maine towns like York reported their feet becoming stained by an inky black substance following time relaxing on the sand. According to a recently…

  • Maine June 30, 2022 5:55 pm

    The Mystery of the Inky Beach Feet

    Last year many beachgoers in Maine reported black stains that looked like ink on their feet. Now scientists have new in depth research on the bug that caused it.

  • Maine April 21, 2022 1:11 pm

    In Maine, The Debate Over the Beachfront Intertidal Zone Continues

    A Maine state judge ruled that the intertidal zone belongs to beachfront property owners but the judge’s ruling didn’t specify what activities, if any, might be allowed there. The ruling was a setback for plaintiffs who sued last year to overturn private ownership of the waterfront land between the high and low tide marks. Most coastal states own the...

  • Maine beaches March 10, 2021 4:58 pm

    Maine Beach Ranks in Top 10 in the U.S.

    Tripadvisor has added a New England beach to the list of its best beaches this year.

  • piping plovers June 25, 2020 1:51 pm

    Maine Says Beachgoers Need to Stay Away From Plover Nests

    Maine wildlife managers said the chicks and eggs of endangered piping plovers have been harmed several times this season, and beachgoers need to be mindful of the rare birds. The shorebirds nest on sandy beaches in southern Maine. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife said beachgoers can help by keeping dogs on leashes and keeping a close eye…

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