ISSUES: Some Maine Guides are promoting a gaspereau-blocking bill on the International St. Croix River … AGAIN

Somehow, in 1995, a small group with a vested interest in profiting from recreational fishing for the introduced small-mouth bass in the upper lakes sneaked through a bill in the Maine Legislature closing down a fishway on the American on the American side … Continue reading

POLLUTION: It’s been 8 years and St. Stephen is still polluting the St. Croix River -Time for action has passed.

The St. Croix Estuary Project, an Atlantic Coastal Action Program organization, first identified dangerous levels of pollution in 2004 and each succeeding year tracked the improvements, if any, at a set of established sites from St. Stephen to St. Andrews. … Continue reading

RIVERS: Will the St. Croix River’s Historical Alewife runs return?

Group sues Maine over passage of St. Croix alewives A conservation group says Maine law closing St. Croix fish passages is trumped by a conflicting federal law. By Colin Woodard cwoodard@pressherald.com Staff Writer An environmental group has sued the state of Maine, … Continue reading

LAWSUIT GETS RESULTS: Alewives in Maine Make Headway on the St. Croix

Posted: 13 Jul 2012 07:45 AM PDT Pressure is building to reopen the St. Croix River to the alewife, a critical forage fish. Earlier this week the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a letter adopting the recommendations made in our … Continue reading

LEGAL: Conservation Groups Sue State of Maine over Alewife Blockade in International Heritage River

2 U.S. groups sue over Maine’s gaspereau blockade -Maine law has required the closure of a fish ladder to prevent fish migration CBC News Posted: May 22, 2012 8:58 AM AT A second environmental group has filed notice that it … Continue reading

RIVERS: St. Croix River – The uneasy Boundary between Canada and the United States.

A video tour to set the scene. Related articles HISTORY: Was Canada’s First settlement on Doshay’s, Dochet’s, Muttineguis, Bone, or St. Croix Island (bayoffundy.ca) LNG: Calais LNG – Hope springs eternal. (bayoffundy.ca) … Continue reading