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New trail reveals one of the ‘best spots’ to watch alewives in Maine
Jun 2, 2017
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“The adults will be in the lake for a few weeks, spawning, and they’ll come back down the river and go out to the ocean to feed,” said Gulf...

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...

Maine environmental advocates warn of ‘crippling’ cuts in Trump budget
May 24, 2017
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All of these cuts had been proposed in earlier versions of the president’s budget, but the final document released Wednesday also includes...

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...

A Summer of Science: Field Season Preview
May 11, 2017
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Warmer weather is here again, and with it comes field season at GMRI. Our research team has several projects that kick into gear around...

Learning in La La Land
May 10, 2017
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Each year, an international community of educators gathers at the National Science Teachers Association Conference. In March, two members...

Hannaford Goes Local
May 10, 2017
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If you do your grocery shopping at Hannaford, you may have noticed some new signage. Storewide, the grocery chain has rolled out their...

Fair Trade Certification Reaches North Atlantic Sea Scallop Industry
May 10, 2017
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This year, Fair Trade Certified TM Atlantic sea scallops will become available for the first time. Fair Trade certification may be familiar...

Sea State Now Streaming
May 10, 2017
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For over a decade, we’ve invited the public into our lab for the Joan M. Kelly Sea State Lecture Series. Sea State lectures are a community...

Community Celebrates Gulf of Maine Seafood
May 10, 2017
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On a Thursday evening in late April, over 200 guests joined us for our fourth annual Seafood Celebration. Attendees enjoyed Gulf of Maine...

Atlantic Halibut Availability and Market Influenced by Proactive Fisheries Management
May 10, 2017
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Atlantic halibut are delicious to eat. Prepared properly, the white meat is tender, flakey, and somewhat sweet - a favorite among many...

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...

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