Mission: The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is a neutral and strategically-focused marine science center. Our goal is to support the Gulf of Maine's emergence as one of the world's most vibrant marine communities.
Programs: Educated k-12 students and teachers about the gulf of maine bioregion.
managed and conducted marine research primarily related to the gulf of maine bioregion, with a minor amount of research related to other ocean ecosystems.
provided programs for training, technical assistance, communications and convening for stakeholders and general public in policy and emerging challenges primarily related to the gulf of maine bioregion, with a minor amount of collaborative program development in other ocean regions.
I was attracted to GMRI initially by their work in building community among disparate stakeholders struggling to understand and steward the Gulf of Maine. As a Board member, I learned of the overall excellence of the organization in research, in education and in community-building, and in pioneering an adaptive model that links these aspects together for long-term progress in preserving this unique resource.
interested in the Gulf of Maine and their vision for using rigorous scientific exploration to support both an ecosystem view of the Gul