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Animals Are Trying To Adapt To The Gulf Of Maine's 'Marine Heatwave'

Aug 31, 2018

Maine Public: “But then in July the temperatures just started to really shoot up,” says Andrew Pershing, the institute's chief scientific officer. “We were watching in early August as the temperature started to hit levels we've never seen before for that time of year. And we actually hit temperatures that were very close to setting an all-time record for the Gulf of Maine.”

Senior GMRI Scientists Involved in the Project: