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Maine Environmental Advocates Warn of 'Crippling' Cuts in Trump Budget
May 24, 2017
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Portland Press Herald: President Donald Trump has not backed off on a wide range of federal budget cuts and program eliminations that...

Gulf of Maine will become too warm for many key fish, report says
May 21, 2017
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Kathy Mills, a scientist at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute in Portland who was not involved in the research, says the paper is an...

Maine Shellfish On the Brink of A Culinary Boom
May 3, 2017
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WMTW: (video) Opportunities for Aquaculture in South Portland

Maine shellfish is on the brink of a global culinary boom
May 3, 2017
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Video: The success of Maine lobster is paving the way for a new seafood commodity.

Seafood celebration at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute
Apr 27, 2017
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WCSH6: (video) The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is greatly interested in the health and management of the Gulf of Maine. They're...

David Turin: Dead Fish to Starboard
Apr 27, 2017
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WCSH6: In April, Chef David Turin gave a talk at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute's Sea State lecture series. The talk came about...

An Effort to Save Maine's Shrimp Industry
Apr 14, 2017
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WCSH6: (video) S cientists at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) in Portland are finishing up a two-year pilot study using sound...

As Demand for Herring Soars, Catch Declines in Maine
Mar 12, 2017
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Associated Press: Last year, herring were also difficult to catch far offshore, where they are typically caught in large amounts, but they...

Arctic Warming and Maine
Mar 1, 2017
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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors: Meltwater from both sea ice and shrinking glaciers and runoff from Arctic rivers swollen with increased...

Fisheries Ecologist Lisa Kerr Tracks Cod and Bluefin Tuna
Feb 3, 2017
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Portland Press Herald: Fisheries ecologist Lisa Kerr has been at the Portland-based Gulf of Maine Research Institute for four years,...

South Portland Considers Pier Upgrades in Hopes of Aquaculture Boom
Jan 30, 2017
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Portland Press Herald: The long-neglected Portland Street Pier is due for major improvements that could make it a home base for burgeoning...

Seafood for Thought
Jan 16, 2017
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Maine Magazine: The Gulf of Maine, a diverse watershed stretching from Cape Cod to the southern tip of Nova Scotia, has historically been...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute: Surveying Casco Bay for the Long Term
Dec 28, 2016
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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors: Kelsey Berger was a research intern last summer for the Casco Bay Aquatic System Survey, developed and...

Fishermen Team Up With Scientists To Make A More Selective Net
Dec 14, 2016
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NPR: This summer [Ford] joined a net-maker and scientists at Portland's Gulf of Maine Research Institute to design a trawl net that targets...

Idea to Cut NASA's Role in Climate Science Could Be Major Loss for Maine, Scientists Say
Nov 28, 2016
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Portland Press Herald: Andrew Pershing, chief science officer at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute in Portland, took issue with Walker’s...

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