Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries News

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MCCF Welcomes New Development Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MCCF Welcomes New Development Director Kathie Norwood to lead the financial growth of nonprofit, Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries   [STONINGTON, MAINE, October 19, 2018] – Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries (MCCF) announces the hiring of Kathie Norwood as Development Director. In her role, Norwood is responsible for donor relations, fundraising, grant… Read more »

Skippers Program Continues to Grow

MEDIA ALERT Skippers Program Continues to Grow School year kick-off planned for September 26 at Schoodic Institute The Eastern Maine Skippers Program has launched its seventh school year. The program will serve nearly 120 students this year, up from just 40 students when the Skippers started in 2012. Sumner Memorial High School, located in Sullivan,… Read more »

Help Support Fishing Communities

Help Support Fishing Communities An Online Charity Auction Event [STONINGTON, MAINE, July 30, 2018] – Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries will host their annual fundraising event, taking place online throughout the entire month of August. Bid on one-of-a-kind Maine prizes while helping to support local fishing communities across the state. The auction begins August 1, 2018,… Read more »

Tall Tales, Fish Tails, & Damn Lies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Caroline Goddard, Communications Director cgoddard@coastalfisheries.org 207-367-2708 Tall Tales, Fish Tails, & Damn Lies Music and words from a fishing community [STONINGTON, MAINE, July 6, 2018] – Tall Tales, Fish Tails, & Damn Lies comes to the Stonington Opera House on Monday, July 23 for a night of music and words from… Read more »

NOAA Scientist Jon Hare to Lead Talk, Fisheries in a Changing Climate

NOAA Scientist Jon Hare to Lead Talk, Fisheries in a Changing Climate   June 8, 2018 – [STONINGTON, ME] – Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries is pleased to bring Dr. Jon Hare, Science and Research Director of NOAA’s Northeast Fisheries Science Center to Opera House Arts in Stonington, for a talk titled: Fisheries in a… Read more »