Bottled Water Targeted

BAR HARBOR — The Bar Harbor and Lamoine Conservation Commissions are presenting the documentary film “Tapped” followed by a panel discussion on bottled water and its impacts on Sunday, May 16, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor and on Tuesday, May 18, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the auditorium at the Ellsworth City Hall in Ellsworth.


These free events are sponsored by the Lamoine Conservation Commission, the Bar Harbor Conservation Commission, the Union River Watershed Coalition, and Food and Water Watch.

“Tapped,” which runs 76 minutes, takes a look at the commercial bottling of groundwater, including the economics and effects of this industry on this resource, the global water crisis and climate change. To learn more about the film, visit

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