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Different Fishery, Similar Challenges
Nov 1, 2013
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The UK fishing industry recently provided GMRI with an opportunity to apply our convening expertise to the other side of the pond. Working...

Groundfish Cuts Underscore Value of Multifaceted Approach
Jun 1, 2013
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This spring’s drastic reduction to groundfish fishing limits signaled that several key Gulf of Maine fisheries are in crisis and dealt a...

Reductions Drive Need to Do More with Less
Jun 1, 2013
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A changing ecosystem, dwindling resources, and global competition have combined to make 2013 one of New England’s most challenging...

NERACOOS Launches New Climate Data Display
Jun 1, 2013
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The Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal and Ocean Observing System (NERACOOS) launched a new data visualization tool this spring,...

Survey Powers Planning Tools for Lobstermen and Managers
Jun 1, 2013
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Lobstermen will soon have several new tools to help understand their business' profitability and navigate future challenges. In 2011, more...

New Partnership with UMaine Enhances GMRI Assessment
Jun 1, 2013
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While traditional science education focuses on memorization of facts and figures, modern goals center on the development of “science...

Students Identify New Invasive
Mar 13, 2013
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Students from South Portland drew the attention of scientists across the country this fall when they became the first to report that an...

Fisheries Ecologist Joins GMRI
Mar 13, 2013
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Lisa Kerr joined GMRI’s science team this fall to conduct research she hopes will support healthy fish populations and sustainable...

Lobster Report Spurs Discussion
Mar 13, 2013
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A recent GMRI report is generating new conversations about Maine’s lobster licensing system. The Department of Marine Resources (DMR),...

Educators Collaborate to Unlock the Potential of PowerHouse
Mar 13, 2013
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Educators from across Maine gathered on Jan. 10 to explore methods of engaging students with GMRI’s newest science learning tool,...

New Restaurant Initiative Brings Sustainability into Focus
Mar 13, 2013
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Navigating the complexities of seafood sustainability is often a challenge for both restaurant owners and their patrons. To help address...

Chefs, Fishermen Connect at GMRI
Oct 12, 2012
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Restaurateurs and fishermen gathered at GMRI on June 26 for Trawl to Table, a full-day event tracing the path that seafood takes on the way...

Maine Evaluates Options for Lobster Licensing
Oct 12, 2012
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The question of who should be able to get a lobster license has long been a source of heated discussion in Maine. GMRI is currently...

Scientists Examine Seal Predation
Oct 12, 2012
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The burgeoning seal population off the coast of Maine has many fishermen wondering how much of their catch, and their profit, is becoming a...

Vital Signs Highlighted as Case Study for Teacher Professional Development
Oct 12, 2012
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A new white paper highlights GMRI's Vital Signs program as one of six innovative professional development initiatives that explores what it...

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