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GMRI is a neutral, nonprofit organization that catalyzes solutions to the complex challenges of ocean stewardship and economic growth in the Gulf of Maine bioregion. Based in Portland, Maine, GMRI utilizes a dynamic fusion of science, education, and community to effect change from multiple directions while remaining committed to its core principles of objectivity and collaboration

Press Releases

GMRI Community Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of LabVenture ProgramSep 21, 2018Press Release
PORTLAND, Maine — September 21, 2018 — Three years ago, a team of GMRI staff, project partners, vendors, and advisors began building an unparalleled learning...
Amid “Ocean Heatwave,” Gulf of Maine Experiences Record TemperaturesAug 30, 2018Press Release
Amid “Ocean Heatwave,” Gulf of Maine Experiences Record Temperatures Scientists record second-warmest-ever day during extremely warm year, continuing 30-year...
Campaign for the Gulf of Maine Raises Over $22 MillionJun 28, 2018Press Release
PORTLAND, Maine — June 28, 2018 — On Wednesday night, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) announced a total $22.8 million raised at the conclusion of...

News

Gulf of Maine, Explained: Ecosystem ModelingJul 31, 2018Blog
We all feel the changes technology has made in our daily lives. As interoffice memos have become emails, calls have become texts, and meetings have become...
Teacher Tales: How Ms. Flick Extends LabVenture in the ClassroomJul 25, 2018Blog
For over a decade, 5th and 6th graders from all corners of Maine have come to the Gulf of Maine Research Institute for our LabVenture education program. During...
Following Fish on the MoveJun 13, 2018Tidings
As ocean temperatures change, so too does the mix of species found along the Northeast Shelf, creating both challenges and opportunities for the region’s...

Recent Press

Gulf of Maine Research Institute raises over $22M to support its workJun 29, 2018Press Clip
MaineBiz: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute successfully completed its five-year Campaign for the Gulf of Maine, raising $22.8 million to support its...
Buckfield teacher honoredJun 25, 2018Press Clip
Sun Journal: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute recently honored Buckfield Junior-Senior High School teacher Gretchen Kimball with the fifth annual McCarthy...
The Gulf of Maine: Warming Faster than 99% of World's Saltwater BodiesJun 25, 2018Press Clip
News Center Maine: Keith Carson interviewing Dr. Andy Pershing about the science behind climate change and how a warming climate impacts the Gulf of Maine.