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New Citizen Scientists Join Vital Signs Community
Jun 1, 2011
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Volunteers from the Kezar Lake Watershed Association and the Lovell Invasive Plant Prevention Committee now know how to apply scientific...

A Network Approach to Fishing Gear Research
Mar 1, 2011
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Groundfishermen in New England have been facing a challenging transition to catch-share management, fishing within groups known as sectors...

Partner Profile: Bristol Seafood
Mar 1, 2011
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Ray Swenton of Bristol Seafood has been collaborating with the Gulf of Maine Research Institute for more than six years. He serves on our...

Regional Branding Program Identifies Gulf of Maine Responsibly Harvested Seafood
Mar 1, 2011
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) today announced a new program that makes it easy for seafood shoppers to identify responsibly...

Engaging Students as Scientists
Mar 1, 2011
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Four years ago, when Betty Bickford began teaching 5th grade science at Mattanawcook Junior High School in Lincoln, she participated in a...

Calanus and Climate Change
Mar 1, 2011
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A small zooplankton species called Calanus finmarchicus plays a key role in the Gulf of Maine food web. Herring, mackerel, northern right...

Understanding Oyster Reefs
Oct 10, 2010
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Oysters promote healthy estuaries by filtering water, cycling nutrients, and increasing the productivity and diversity of the ecosystem...

GMRI Celebrates 50,000th Maine Student in LabVenture! Program
Oct 10, 2010
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With the entrance of Mrs. Mame Anthony's class from Boothbay Region Elementary School on October 5th, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute'...

One Sector’s Story
Oct 10, 2010
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The 40 active groundfishermen who are part of Northeast Fishery Sector (NEFS) III out of Gloucester, MA, have been facing a challenging...

Advancing Deep Sea Red Crab Research
Oct 10, 2010
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After joining the Atlantic deep sea red crab fishery in 1995, Jon Williams and fellow harvesters began an eight-year quest to ultimately...

Science Informs Marine Spatial Planning
Jun 10, 2010
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The potential for new sustainable uses of the ocean is driving a lot of activity in the Gulf of Maine region. This has created an increased...

Partnership with UMaine for Offshore Wind Study
Jun 10, 2010
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GMRI researchers are part of a consortium of scientists collaborating on an environmental study of the University of Maine’s deepwater...

Understanding the Relationship Between Lobster and Cod
Jun 10, 2010
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Marissa McMahan, a graduate student at the University of Maine, is working at GMRI while she completes her master’s degree in marine...

Progress on the Portland Waterfront
Jun 10, 2010
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We officially kicked off the reconstruction of the U.S. Coast Guard pier on our waterfront site in April, marking a milestone in our...

Forum Brings Together Maine Fishermen and Chefs
Jun 10, 2010
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The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) recently held a Trawl to Table forum at its headquarters in Portland, Maine, to build...

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