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As Codfish Dwindle, Communities Need to Reboot
Oct 13, 2014
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Boston Globe: Fishermen are trying, with the aid of gear innovators, to come up with new nets and techniques to catch legal fish without...

Cod Crisis: Iconic Species Faces an Uncertain Future
Oct 12, 2014
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Cape Cod Times: Our cod crisis has become a sad cliche, ironic enough to catch the eye of the national media, and the truth does indeed...

Skate Rebounds to Good Rating for Sustainable Eating
Oct 12, 2014
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Portland Press Herald: According to James Benson, Sustainable Seafood Project manager at Gulf of Maine Research Institute in Portland,...

Fishery Regulators Call For Emergency Measures to Help Cod
Oct 2, 2014
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Portland Press Herald: Last year, the New England Fishery Management Council approved a 77 percent reduction in the catch limit for cod in...

Maine Voices: Rebuild Cod Stock With Low Quotas and Protection of Older, Larger Females
Sep 29, 2014
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Portland Press Herald: There is fresh news out of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration regarding the status of Gulf of Maine...

In Maine, Scientists See Signs of Climate Change
Sep 21, 2014
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Boston Globe: Along the rocky coast of Georgetown, Maine, lobstermen are finding more black sea bass in their traps, spiny intruders that...

Warming Gulf of Maine Imperils Lobster, Fish Catch
Sep 3, 2014
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AP: Imagine Cape Cod without cod. Maine without lobster. The region's famous rocky beaches invisible, obscured by constant high waters. It'...

Maine Voices: Increased Fuel Efficiency Would Be Good Catch for Fishing Industry
Aug 11, 2014
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Portland Press Herald:The Maine Department of Marine Resources has been holding public meetings this summer to hear ideas from fishermen...

Decline of Gulf of Maine Cod Leaves Regulators a Tough Task
Aug 6, 2014
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Portland Press Herald: A regional fishery management council is preparing to take on the task of trying to reverse a nearly 99 percent...

Chefs, Seafood Lovers Gather to Celebrate the Gulf of Maine
Jul 30, 2014
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GMRI’s Culinary Partners hosted a sold-out crowd for our first annual Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration this April. Attendees wandered GMRI...

GMRI Education Team Issues Challenge to All Citizen Scientists
Jul 30, 2014
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Citizen scientists of all ages can participate in GMRI’s first Citizen Scientist Challenge this summer and partner with scientists to study...

Teacher Recognized for Innovation
Jul 30, 2014
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GMRI presented Pat Parent, a teacher at Massabesic Middle School, with our first annual Kevin McCarthy Education Innovation Award this...

Researchers Launch Long-Term, Comprehensive Casco Bay Study
Jul 30, 2014
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This is a time of great change for the Gulf of Maine. Over the last 40 years, our waters have seen drastic declines in groundfish, an...

As Jellyfish Come in Waves Off Maine Coast, Questions Follow
Jul 16, 2014
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Portland Press Herald: For weeks, Maine’s marine research centers have been flooded with questions about a seeming jellyfish invasion in...

Scientists and Anglers Partner to Study Striped Bass
Jul 15, 2014
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Scientists think that Maine’s striped bass population is made up of fish that are spawned locally and fish that migrate from more southerly...

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