Citizen Science

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August 7, 2019

Sarah Hooper appointed as Education Specialist

Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Hooper of Brooklin, Maine, as Education […]

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June 25, 2019

The 2019 field season has begun for staff, interns, and visiting researchers

Every summer, Schoodic Institute hosts a number of students, technicians, and visiting scientists assisting with environmental monitoring and conducting research […]

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March 5, 2019

Citizen Science Day

Citizen Science Day is a national event to highlight incredible discoveries made by volunteers of all ages, and provide opportunities to […]

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Nature Trail sign at Acadia National Park, Maine.
December 19, 2018

A Successful Season for the Downeast Phenology Trail

By Libby Orcutt, Senior Field Tech The conclusion of the 2018 season marked the end of the third year for the […]

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October 4, 2018

The Fall Season at Acadia: When Birds, Fruit, and Insects Join Together in a Splendor of Biodiversity

The fall season is a busy one on the coast of Maine. Birds are migrating through on their way south […]

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September 5, 2018

Eighty Citizen Scientists Trained This Summer

Over the course of two months we have trained over 80 citizen scientists from around the world on how to […]

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