Coastal Conversations 6/26/15

Producer/Host: Natalie Springuel
Studio Engineers: Amy Browne

Issue: Maine coastal and ocean issues

Program Topic: Coastal Beach Water Quality

Key Discussion Points:
-What is the Maine Helathy Beaches Program?
-How clean are Maine Beaches and what are towns like Lincolnville, Rockport, and York doing to keep them clean?
-What is the correlation between heavy rainfall and beach water quality?
-What can citizens do to help keep Maine beaches clean?

Keri Kaczor, Maine Healthy Beaches Program coordinator, UMaine Coop. Extension/Maine Sea Grant
David Kinney, Lincolnville Town Administrator: 
Bob Kennedy, Rockport Conservation Commission
Steve Burns, York Town Manager