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Gulf of Maine, Explained: Ecosystem Modeling
Jul 31, 2018
Blog

We all feel the changes technology has made in our daily lives. As interoffice memos have become emails, calls have become texts, and...

Teacher Tales: How Ms. Flick Extends LabVenture in the Classroom
Jul 25, 2018
Blog

For over a decade, 5th and 6th graders from all corners of Maine have come to the Gulf of Maine Research Institute for our LabVenture...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute raises over $22M to support its work
Jun 29, 2018
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MaineBiz: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute successfully completed its five-year Campaign for the Gulf of Maine, raising $22.8 million...

Campaign for the Gulf of Maine Raises Over $22 Million
Jun 28, 2018
Press Release

PORTLAND, Maine — June 28, 2018 — On Wednesday night, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) announced a total $22.8 million raised at...

The Gulf of Maine: Warming Faster than 99% of World's Saltwater Bodies
Jun 25, 2018
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News Center Maine: Keith Carson interviewing Dr. Andy Pershing about the science behind climate change and how a warming climate impacts...

Buckfield teacher honored
Jun 25, 2018
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Sun Journal: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute recently honored Buckfield Junior-Senior High School teacher Gretchen Kimball with the...

Climate Change Brought a Lobster Boom. Now It Could Cause a Bust.
Jun 21, 2018
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The New York Times: Lobstering has always been a boom-and-bust business, but the conservation measures long enforced by Maine’s lobstermen...

Demand for underused fish species grows slowly but surely in Maine
Jun 17, 2018
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Portland Press Herald: Today, the number of restaurants participating in the Out of the Blue program has increased to 24. And some of them...

Local Fish Shines at Seafood Celebration
Jun 13, 2018
Tidings

In April, top local chefs, scientists, seafood experts, and guests gathered for our fifth annual Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration. Over...

New Lab for LabVenture!
Jun 13, 2018
Tidings

On June 1, students from Bonny Eagle Middle School were the last group to experience LabVenture! in the current layout of our Cohen Center...

Following Fish on the Move
Jun 13, 2018
Tidings

As ocean temperatures change, so too does the mix of species found along the Northeast Shelf, creating both challenges and opportunities...

Annala Award Announced
Jun 12, 2018
Tidings

In March, we presented our John Annala Fishery Leadership Award to Dr. Marissa McMahan, Senior Fisheries Scientist at Manomet. The award,...

MREP Expands, Adds Aquaculture
Jun 12, 2018
Tidings

For years, the Marine Resource Education Program (MREP) has convened scientists, fishermen, and managers to engage in the process of...

Opioids found in mussels off West Coast: How does this affect Maine?
Jun 12, 2018
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News Center Maine: Maine scientist Graham Sherwood from the Gulf of Maine Research Institute says these results don't surprise him. “We...

Floating the idea of more Maine shellfish, everywhere
Jun 10, 2018
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Portland Press Herald: Domestically, demand for oysters will outpace supply through 2026, according to a study prepared by The Hale Group...

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