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New Report: Big Opportunity for Maine Aquaculture Industry
Oct 26, 2016
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PORTLAND, Maine — October 24, 2016 — A new report , prepared by The Hale Group at the direction of the Gulf of Maine Research Institute’s...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute Releases Second Annual Lobster Forecast
Mar 11, 2016
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PORTLAND, Maine — March 03, 2016 — The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) has released its first forecast predicting the timing of the...

New Study: Warming Waters a Major Factor in the Collapse of New England Cod
Oct 29, 2015
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PORTLAND, Maine — October 29, 2015 — For centuries, cod were the backbone of New England’s fisheries and a key species in the Gulf of Maine...

Sodexo Partners with Gulf of Maine Research Institute to Source Local Seafood
Jun 23, 2015
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Earlier this month, Sodexo announced a commitment to shift current sourcing for Maine clients to include more Gulf of Maine Responsibly...

Researchers, Fishermen Pursue Cost-Saving Measures for Groundfish Industry
Apr 22, 2015
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Local fishermen have wrapped up the second year of a pilot project testing an innovative approach to improving catch monitoring and safety...

Chefs, GMRI to Host Seafood Celebration
Mar 23, 2015
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) announced today that it will host its second Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration on April 29...

GMRI Predicts Late Lobster Harvest
Mar 5, 2015
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) released its first lobster forecast of 2015 today, citing a 69% chance that the beginning of...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute Issues 2014 Citizen Scientist Challenge
Jun 24, 2014
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) challenges anyone with an interest in Maine ecosystems to get outside and help monitor for...

Chefs and Fishermen Collaborate to Strengthen Markets and Improve Quality of Local Seafood
Jun 2, 2014
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Chefs, fishermen, restaurant owners and researchers will gather at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute Wednesday to work together to...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute Honors Teacher for STEM Excellence
May 28, 2014
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute announced today that it will honor Pat Parent, a teacher at Massabesic Middle School, this Wednesday...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute Recognized in Washington D.C. for STEM Education Initiative
May 27, 2014
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Recent recognition from the White House and the Department of Energy is garnering national attention for the Gulf of Maine Research...

Group Proposes New Regulations and Emergency Protective Measures for Jonah Crabs
May 12, 2014
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A New England collaborative will propose new regulations and emergency protective measures for Jonah crab this Wednesday at the Atlantic...