Science

Black lines and shapes of a spectrogram– a visualization of sound — of the song of a Winter Wren
November 6, 2019

The Sounds of Schoodic

by Seth Benz As the name suggests, “birdwatching” is heavily slanted toward the visual; less so, toward the auditory. We […]

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two people stand on rocks with wave crashing nearby
October 31, 2019

Communicating Nor’easter vulnerability for three New England parks

by Catherine Schmitt On October 28, 2019, high tide in Acadia National Park was over 12 feet. With a lot […]

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Hallie Daly stands next to spotting scope with tree and ocean i background
October 24, 2019

What’s Flying? at Schoodic Point Sea Watch

Story and photos by Hallie Daly Any morning at Schoodic Point is sure to be serene, with the waves crashing […]

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Four people in the forest, one measuring a tree's diameter, others looking up or down.
October 2, 2019

Understory: The Future Forest of Acadia, Part 4

by Catherine Schmitt Maine is the most forested state in the nation, with more than 90 percent of the landscape […]

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group of scientists outside Moore auditorium
September 12, 2019

Register now for the Acadia Science Symposium

Register now to join us for the annual Acadia Science Symposium on Thursday, October 24th, 8:45-4:00 at Schoodic Institute. The […]

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second century stewardship science for america's national parks logo
September 3, 2019

Request for proposals for 2020 fellowships

The partners of Second Century Stewardship have announced the Request for Proposals for fellowships to support research in Acadia National […]

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photo of lobsterboat deckhand
August 8, 2019

Schoodic Institute to show Lobster War

Join us on September 10 for Lobster War. This must-watch, award-winning feature-length documentary film about the conflict between the United […]

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photo of tree canopies from the forest floor
July 31, 2019

Understory: The Future Forest of Acadia, Part 3

by Catherine Schmitt Maine is the most forested state in the nation, with more than 90 percent of the landscape […]

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Puffin sitting on water with fish in its beak
July 25, 2019

Puffin Tour Highlights

by Seth Benz Our most recent boat cruise to Petit Manan Island aboard the Tricia Clark, a commercial tour vendor […]

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A raised and fenced bed of planted seedlings
June 27, 2019

Understory: The Future Forest of Acadia, Part 2

by Catherine Schmitt Maine is the most forested state in the nation, with more than 90 percent of the landscape […]

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