IIT News Update
We’ve been very busy, so it’s taken us a bit longer this year, but you can now download our 2014 newsletter (in PDF format) here: IIT 2014_Newsletter (1 MB) We look forward to seeing you at our 30th Anniversary party next Summer in 2015!
The Washington, DC consulting firm of Dawson and Associates reviewed documents relating to enlarging the federal navigation channel serving Searsport, Maine on behalf of Islesboro Islands Trust and concluded that: A less environmentally damaging, practical, nonstructural alternative to the proposed project exists that would accommodate 97% of the desired future fleet. Potential mercury contamination of […]
Our 2012-2013 annual report is now available to download. We would like to give our sincerest thanks to everyone who has continued to help IIT thrive and flourish as an organization and a part of the Islesboro community. We wish you all a wonderful New Year!
The US Army Corps of Engineers and the Maine Department of Transportation (MDOT) propose to dredge nearly one million cubic yards from in and approaching Searsport Harbor. IIT’s concerns are many and we have engaged with the Corps and others, hoping that the proposal will be limited to maintenance-dredging only, and that any such maintenance-dredging […]
Our 2013 newsletter is now available! You can download as a PDF file, or request a hard copy in the mail by calling (207)-734-6744.
IIT is happy to announce the one-year anniversary of the Cregar Conservation Library, located at our headquarters on West Bay Road. The library opened in May 2012 and includes over 200 titles, including an outstanding selection of field guides and natural history books. The library will be open by appointment only during regular IIT business […]
Our 2011/2012 annual report was mailed in early November to all active members of the Trust. This year’s report features an update on recent activities, accompanied by photos from the year. It also contains current financial reports and information on IIT’s membership, leadership, and volunteers. The report can be downloaded here: IIT Annual Report 2011/2012 […]
Now available for download: a two page summary of Islesboro Islands Trust’s position on the proposed LPG terminal in Searsport: IIT LPG Update (PDF 1.2 MB)