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Chefs, GMRI to Host Seafood Celebration
Mar 23, 2015
Press Release

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) announced today that it will host its second Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration on April 29...

Demand Gets Institute Cracking on Plan to Sustain Crab
Mar 22, 2015
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: In 2012, Hannaford’s parent company, Delhaize America, recognized two things about Jonah crab: first, a growing...

GMRI Predicts Late Lobster Harvest
Mar 5, 2015
Press Release

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) released its first lobster forecast of 2015 today, citing a 69% chance that the beginning of...

Frigid February May Put Maine’s Lobster Harvest on Ice for a While
Mar 5, 2015
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: A new forecast from the Gulf of Maine Research Institute says lobsters will likely migrate to the coast later –...

LabVenture!: 10 Years of Hands-On Science Learning
Feb 26, 2015
Blog

In the last decade, more than 90,000 kids have experienced the joys of scientific inquiry through LabVenture!. Students practice science in...

Our Opinion: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down
Feb 20, 2015
Press Clip

Kennebec Journal: THUMBS UP to the first two colleges to use the “responsibly harvested” seafood label from the Portland-based Gulf of...

Our View: New England Colleges to Get Lesson in Sustainability 101
Feb 20, 2015
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: People who have fish on their shopping list can trust in its origins, as long as it has the Gulf of Maine Research...

Five Things You May Have Missed Monday From the World of Business
Feb 17, 2015
Press Clip

Boston Globe: A science institute wants New England college students to know if the seafood in their school cafeterias is from the region’s...

Maine Institute Pushes Seafood Label with NE College Students
Feb 17, 2015
Press Clip

Undercurrent News: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is pushing its "responsibly harvested" label in colleges and universities in hopes...

Maine Institute: College Students Should Know Seafood Source
Feb 16, 2015
Press Clip

Portland Press Herald: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute wants schools to use its labels that show local, sustainable harvests. Portland...

Lack of Action on Climate Change Is Costing Fishing Jobs
Feb 9, 2015
Press Clip

Newsweek: (Olympia Snowe) In late 2014, fishery regulators announced that for the second consecutive year, there would be no shrimp fishery...

Researchers Launch Long-Term Study of Casco Bay Ecosystem
Jan 2, 2015
Blog

Long-term monitoring of an ecosystem can provide some of the most complete and important data needed to understand and manage marine...

Fishermen, Researchers Explore New Technology to Cut Costs
Jan 2, 2015
Blog

With the recent news from NOAA that Gulf of Maine cod is at 3 to 4 percent of its target levels, the importance of accurate monitoring of...

Unraveling the Mysteries of Fish Stocks
Jan 2, 2015
Blog

Fish stocks are the fundamental unit of fisheries management. Through regular assessment, managers can monitor the overall health of these...

Understanding Adaptation and Change in the Fishing Industry
Dec 29, 2014
Blog

This is a time of unprecedented challenge for New England’s fishing industry. Faced with an evolving marine ecosystem, dwindling fishery...

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