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Why Is the Gulf of Maine Warming Faster Than 99% of the Ocean?
Nov 12, 2018
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EOS: These turtles—in last month’s case, Kemp’s ridley sea turtles—venture into the Gulf of Maine during warm months, but they can become...

Vital to the region’s waters, kelp suffers as the Gulf of Maine warms
Nov 11, 2018
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The Boston Globe: In the past 15 years, average sea surface temperatures in the gulf warmed more than seven times the global average,...

Growing Concern For Maine’s Lobsters As Coastal Waters Heat Up | NBC Nightly News
Nov 10, 2018
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Even Lobsters Can’t Escape Trump’s Trade War
Nov 7, 2018
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Bloomburg Businessweek: The latter influence, scientists say, appears to have played a major role. According to Andrew Pershing, chief...

Puffins: Harbingers of Climate Change
Nov 5, 2018
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The American Prospect: Andrew Pershing, chief scientific officer at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, which found that the 2018 waters...

Maine Points: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute
Oct 14, 2018
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Newsradio WGAN [Audio]: Leigh Peake and Meredyth Eufemia Sullivan talk about LabVenture and how it fits in with the rest of our work here...

VERIFY: Claims made at Maine's Gubernatorial Debate
Oct 8, 2018
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News Center Maine: To verify, our source is Dr. Andrew Pershing, Chief Scientific Officer at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. "The...

Marine Heatwave
Sep 26, 2018
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As many are now aware, the Gulf of Maine is one of the fastest-warming ocean ecosystems on the planet. Over the last 30 years, the Gulf of...

Welcoming a New CFO
Sep 26, 2018
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Earlier this summer, we welcomed Charissa Kerr to the lab as our new Chief Financial Officer. Charissa brings an MBA and over 25 years...

Verified: Monkfish and Winter Skate
Sep 26, 2018
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In 2011, we created our Gulf of Maine Responsibly Harvested ® brand to help people buy seafood they can feel good about. Part of the brand...

New LabVenture Unveiled
Sep 26, 2018
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In September, a group of project partners, staff, and donors gathered to celebrate the launch of an all-new LabVenture — our hands-on...

Electronic Monitoring Impact Growing
Sep 26, 2018
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To comply with federal regulations, fishermen in the Gulf of Maine are monitored by fisheries observers — people who ride along with...

GMRI Community Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of LabVenture Program
Sep 21, 2018
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PORTLAND, Maine — September 21, 2018 — Three years ago, a team of GMRI staff, project partners, vendors, and advisors began building an...

The Future of Fishing
Sep 15, 2018
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Maine Magazine: As students work on “emerging marine stewardship challenges,” such as how to make fisheries more sustainable, Perkins says...

An ocean ‘heat wave’ just drove temperatures off Maine to near-record highs
Aug 31, 2018
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The Washington Post: Using satellite data, scientists at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute said that over the past 30 years, the waters...

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