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Sunrise swim in South Portland raises money for climate change

Nov 29, 2017

On Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28, about 20 people, led by Don Perkins, president of the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, took a fundraising plunge into the ocean off Willard Beach in South Portland. The institute has a mission of pioneering collaborative solutions to global ocean challenges. Its goals for 2018 include accelerating the growth of a diverse seafood economy and aiding marine communities in adapting to climate change.