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Marine Environmental Research Institute

Marine Environmental Research Institute

This Maine-based research facility studies pollutant impacts on marine mammals, water quality monitoring, and coastal impacts. It also maintains a seal stranding response and rescue center. Public outreach programs feature speakers, lending library, and Ocean Aquarium Room with regional marine life. Experiential education programs including onsite visits and ecological cruises are offered for schools and the community, fees apply. Summer internships available for undergraduate and graduate students.


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