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Gulf of Maine 2050 International Symposium
Jul 6, 2019
Tidings

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute, along with the Gulf of Maine Council, the Huntsman Marine Science Centre, and a host of regional and...

New Sea State
Jul 5, 2019
Tidings

This summer, we’re pleased to have relaunched Sea State, our series featuring expert speakers on topics central to the Gulf of Maine...

Showcasing LabVenture on the National Stage
Jul 5, 2019
Tidings

In March, our all-new LabVenture program was honored as a finalist for the SXSW EDU Learn by Design competition in Austin, TX. The SXSW EDU...

Convening Climate Experts
Jul 5, 2019
Tidings

In April, GMRI scientists hosted a modeling workshop for over 30 leading climate, oceanography, socio-economic, and fisheries experts. The...

Celebrating Two Seafood Champions
Jul 5, 2019
Tidings

This spring, GMRI Sustainable Seafood Program Manager Kyle Foley traveled to the University of Maine at Farmington and the University of...

Gulf of Maine Research Institute Launches Ocean Business Accelerator
Jun 10, 2019
Press Release

PORTLAND, Maine — June 10, 2019 — The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) is establishing an Ocean Business Accelerator — a portfolio...

Two Maine Schools Become Seafood Champions
Mar 25, 2019
Press Release

Two University of Maine Campuses Become First Public Universities to Achieve Champion Status for Seafood Sourcing Practices UMaine...

Gulf of Maine, Explained: Bluefin Tuna
Jan 25, 2019
Blog

Dr. Walt Golet studies the populations and life histories of many species of fish, but if you ask him, he'll tell you bluefin tuna are...

Blue Mussels, Golden Opportunity
Jan 7, 2019
Tidings

Blue mussels from Maine are both a special part of the ecosystem and an iconic seafood dish. People from here and away have enjoyed them...

Students Publish Findings
Jan 7, 2019
Tidings

For professional scientists and academics, scientific journals are a key tool for sharing knowledge and advancing research. Throughout...

Our Role in the National Climate Assessment
Jan 7, 2019
Tidings

In November, the federal government published the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA). Mandated by Congress starting in 1990, the NCA...

A Year of Convening Emerging Fishery Leaders
Jan 4, 2019
Tidings

In November, we hosted our final Marine Resource Education Program (MREP) workshop of 2018, in Tampa, FL. This capped a big year for the...

New: Research Experience for Undergrads
Jan 4, 2019
Tidings

For over a decade, college students have participated in our robust summer intern program. Thanks to new funding from the National Science...

'We live in a lobstocracy': Maine town is feeling the effects of climate change
Dec 8, 2018
Press Clip

The Guardian: Andrew Pershing, chief scientific officer at GMRI, says it is tempting to think that lobster populations are migrating with...

Gulf of Maine’s 3rd-warmest year on record harms puffins, turtles and kelp
Dec 6, 2018
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: Surface temperatures in 2018 are running 2.8 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, a level exceeded only in 2012 and 2016...

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