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Sears Island "award" ceremony gets protested from outside the Maine Governor's mansion, one day in Augusta.

Angus King's failed 1990s port plan

Audio and photos from the Sears Island at the Opera event 8/8/09. Media coverage ** Blog coverage


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NEWS: Sierra Club Maine Chapter continues to balk at debating its signing of "the Deal", dismembering our eastern Seaboard's largest unprotected wild public island.

State accepts consultant report "proving" Mack Point not suitable for container port operation.

Photos of Western Sears Island - the Sacrifice Zone October 08 and November 2008 ___ Aerial photos and maps. ___

Sears Island. Google News Search *** Google Blog Search

Sears Island-related Freedom of Access Documents 2009 & earlier.

The consensus Deal of Shame and Maine Coast Heritage Trust's illegal easement over your public land.(2.4mb pdf)

Sears Island in the Courts Rejecting the sellout "Deal", three litigants have filed lawsuits earlier this year calling on Maine Superior Court to revoke the awarding of a perpetual lease of more than half of the island to Maine Coast Heritage Trust _ Most recent action: 5/15/09: Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Hjelm consolidated all three cases to Waldo County Court

Audio recordings of meetings and hearings of Maine Legislature's Transportation Committee and MDOT's Sears Island Joint Use Planning Committee, 2007-2009 (mp3s)

Joint Use Planning Committee Agendas & Meeting Summaries, 2007-2008

Joint Use Planning Committee Official Documents 2007-2009 Going on a causeway raid Sunday and Monday: at dawn we shall arrive, the sun at our backs, the sleepy fish barely aware that something is up before they find themselves rounded up, measured, mugshot and returned to the water in a slightly undignified fashion.

Sears Island Media Archive 1980's -1990s

Sears Island WERU Debate: Sierra Club v. Fair Play for Sears Island.

Sears Island LNG Struggle 2004-2005

Sears Island Woodchip port struggle 1990's

Audio mp3: Governor Angus King blames eelgrass for stopping his Sears Island port plan in1996 on Maine Public Radio.