Virtual Lunch & Learn: A Summer Talk Series

Join us on the LAST Friday of the month as our team of experts and special guests present on a different topic related to Maine’s fisheries.

Date: The last Friday of each month, May – October

Time: 12:30 – 1:30 pm

Location: No physical location, online

Admission: Free to the public, registration IS required

For more information: call 207.367.2708

Learning from Lobstermen: Insights into Right Whale Conservation
Friday, July 31 at 12:30 pm (EST time) via Zoom
Speaker: Dr. Libby Jewett, Director, NOAA Ocean Acidification Program, (neither lobsterwoman nor whale expert), and MCCF Board Member

Registration and details coming soon!


August 28 – How does Aquaculture fit in Eastern Maine?
Speakers: Sarah Redmond with Spring Tide Seaweed, Evan Young with Blue Hill Bay Mussels, and Fiona de Koning from Hollander & de Koning Mussel Farms

September 25 – Fishermen at the Helm of Research: Applying  Local Knowledge to Better Understand Fish Populations
Speakers: Pat Shepard, MCCF Collaborative Research Specialist and guests to be announced.

October 30 – Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management: A New Approach in Eastern Maine through the Eastern Maine Coastal Current Collaborative
Speakers: Dr. Carla Guenther, MCCF Chief Scientist and guests to be announced.