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Six ways climate change is hitting the U.S.

Nov 28, 2018

NBC News: The concern in Maine is that continued warming could drive lobster out of the area, just as warmer water did in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, said Kathy Mills, a research scientist at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute and a report co-author.

"There are communities that are extremely dependent on this fishery," Mills said, "and the worry is that this very strong warming trend will come to Maine. If it does, the impact could be extremely acute."

Senior GMRI Scientists Involved in the Project: