A brief note on a pet issue: dam breaches. With all the rain we've been getting, the Colcord Pond breached its dam in Porter, Maine this morning. Reports are that the water flowed out, down through Bickford Pond, and covered Route 25 under 24" of water.
Who's next to consider a short-term moratorium on wind turbines? Eddington, even though there are no projects proposed there. (Montville was the last town to adopt a moratorium.)
Who wants a gold rush? Apparently there's gold in them thar hills near Malartic, Quebec -- some say as much as 9 million ounces of ore. Point of reference: Malartic is about 6 hours northwest of Montreal.