TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE LIVING PRACTICES IN THE MID MAINE REGION

Our Teams

EDUCATION & COMMUNITY OUTREACH

  To promote and enhance initiatives that further the ecological sustainability of Maine.

ENERGY

To promote increased energy conservation and to encourage the use of alternative energy resources.

FARM & FOOD

To promote the development of a sustainable food system through a better understanding of farming a and a sustainable food network. To increase the appreciation of   locally grown foods, and to encourage marketing opportunities for local growers.

PERMACULTURE

To introduce a design process to integrate earth needs, people needs and ethics of fair share to personal and community solutions for sustainable development.

PUBLIC POLICY

To educate Maine residents and visitors on key public policy issues relating to sustainability, and to represent their interests before local and state governments and   agencies.

RETHINK, REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE

To encourage the Mid-Maine community to a) RETHINK resource consumption and to integrate all related aspects into our decision-making to minimize environmental   impact, b) to REDUCE consumption, c) to encourage REUSE options to conserve resources, and d) to RECYCLE (and compost!) when reuse is not an option.

TRANSPORTATION

To disseminate information on sustainable transportation services and to encourage their use by the Mid-Maine community.