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Gulf of Maine Research Institute Releases Second Annual Lobster Forecast
Mar 11, 2016
Press Release

PORTLAND, Maine — March 03, 2016 — The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) has released its first forecast predicting the timing of the...

At College Campuses, It's Sustainable Seafood 101
Mar 8, 2016
Press Clip

Boston Globe: At UMass Amherst’s Hampshire Dining Commons, one of many places to eat on campus, there is always a selection of seafood...

4 Simple Steps You Can Take to Eat Sustainable Seafood
Mar 8, 2016
Press Clip

Boston Globe: Look for labels and information. The Gulf of Maine Responsibly Harvested label ( www.gmri.org ) assures consumers that the...

Warm Ocean Could Mean Early Boom in 2016 Lobster Catch
Mar 4, 2016
Press Clip

Associated Press: Maine's lobster catches will likely peak early this year, which could mean an abundance of cheap lobster for consumers...

GMRI Celebrates 100,000th LabVenture! Student
Mar 4, 2016
Blog

On a chilly February morning, LabVenture! celebrated its 100,000th child served — a major milestone for science literacy in Maine. For over...

At Annual Forum Fishermen Grapple with El Nino's Effect on Lobster
Mar 4, 2016
Press Clip

Maine Public Broadcasting (MPBN): “With this El Nino, this crazy mild winter — let’s face it, we’re going to have some shedders, probably...

El Niño, Explained: Mild Winters, Warmer Water, and Lobster Landings
Feb 18, 2016
Blog

In this week's blog post, Chief Scientific Officer Andy Pershing drops by to explain El Niño and how it affects us in the Gulf of Maine...

Climate Change Poses Threat to Fish Stocks, Study Finds
Feb 11, 2016
Press Clip

Boston Globe: Over the coming decades, dozens of marine species from the Carolinas to New England will be threatened by the warming,...

Gulf of Maine Fishermen Face Warming ‘Double Whammy’
Jan 13, 2016
Press Clip

Climate Central: The changes projected by NOAA’s model were published last week in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. They...

Sea Turtles Stranded on Cape Shores Later Than Ever
Jan 4, 2016
Press Clip

Boston Globe: Endangered sea turtles are washing up on the shores of Cape Cod later this winter than ever before, reflecting another sign...

Sodexo Relationship Supports Local Seafood
Dec 30, 2015
Tidings

This summer, global food service management company Sodexo announced a new commitment to support the region’s seafood economy by working...

GMRI Researchers Published in Science Magazine
Dec 30, 2015
Tidings

In October, Chief Scientific Officer Andy Pershing and his colleagues were published in perhaps the most prominent scientific journal in...

Three Great LabVenture! Moments in 2015
Dec 30, 2015
Blog

It’s always a blast to hear the kids shout “Complex Systems!” before they start their LabVenture!. But we also love to hear from our...

Maine Teachers Learn with GMRI
Dec 30, 2015
Tidings

This year, our Education team engaged Maine teachers with new opportunities to bring authentic science experiences to their students. Many...

Fish Tank Workshop a Success
Dec 30, 2015
Tidings

In November, over 70 fishermen, scientists, and managers gathered in Plymouth, MA for Taking Stock: A Workshop to Collaboratively Improve...

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