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GMRI is a neutral, nonprofit organization that catalyzes solutions to the complex challenges of ocean stewardship and economic growth in the Gulf of Maine bioregion. Based in Portland, Maine, GMRI utilizes a dynamic fusion of science, education, and community to effect change from multiple directions while remaining committed to its core principles of objectivity and collaboration

Press Releases

Campaign for the Gulf of Maine Raises Over $22 MillionJun 28, 2018Press Release
PORTLAND, Maine — June 28, 2018 — On Wednesday night, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) announced a total $22.8 million raised at the conclusion of...
Cash Prize Awarded in Aquaculture Business Accelerator Pitch-offMay 14, 2018Press Release
PORTLAND, Maine — May 14, 2018 — Last week, a panel of business experts awarded top prize to two aquaculture entrepreneurs at a first-of-its-kind aquaculture...
Gulf of Maine Research Institute Honors Teacher for STEM ExcellenceApr 10, 2018Press Release
PORTLAND, Maine — April, 10 2018 — Last week, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) honored Buckfield Junior/Senior High School teacher Gretchen Kimball...

News

Gulf of Maine, Explained: Ecosystem ModelingJul 31, 2018Blog
We all feel the changes technology has made in our daily lives. As interoffice memos have become emails, calls have become texts, and meetings have become...
Teacher Tales: How Ms. Flick Extends LabVenture in the ClassroomJul 25, 2018Blog
For over a decade, 5th and 6th graders from all corners of Maine have come to the Gulf of Maine Research Institute for our LabVenture education program. During...
Local Fish Shines at Seafood CelebrationJun 13, 2018Tidings
In April, top local chefs, scientists, seafood experts, and guests gathered for our fifth annual Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration. Over 200 guests enjoyed an...

Recent Press

Gulf of Maine Research Institute raises over $22M to support its workJun 29, 2018Press Clip
MaineBiz: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute successfully completed its five-year Campaign for the Gulf of Maine, raising $22.8 million to support its...
Buckfield teacher honoredJun 25, 2018Press Clip
Sun Journal: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute recently honored Buckfield Junior-Senior High School teacher Gretchen Kimball with the fifth annual McCarthy...
The Gulf of Maine: Warming Faster than 99% of World's Saltwater BodiesJun 25, 2018Press Clip
News Center Maine: Keith Carson interviewing Dr. Andy Pershing about the science behind climate change and how a warming climate impacts the Gulf of Maine.