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black and white hairy caterpillar on leaves
October 3, 2019

Counting Caterpillars at Schoodic Point

By Andrew Zachman, General Ecology Technician This time of year, caterpillars can be found crawling across roadways, chewing on the […]

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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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September 30, 2019

The Wisdom of Clouds

N. Lantman photo Watching clouds may be the perfect antidote to the pressures of the digital world, according to Gavin […]

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September 27, 2019

Wonders on the Wing

Help support migrating birds and our fledgling scientists as they take flight on their epic journeys! Donations to this campaign […]

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September 26, 2019

Students on the flat: Community shellfish investigation update

by Bill Zoellick, Education Researcher Emeritus and Sarah Hooper, Education Specialist In the next week or two, middle school science […]

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September 20, 2019

Zoellick receives award for partnership with Acadia National Park

Schoodic Institute Director of Education Research Emeritus Bill Zoellick received the 2019 Acadia Partners Award. The staff of Acadia National […]

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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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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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August 30, 2019

New leadership at Schoodic Institute

WINTER HARBOR, MAINE – Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Nicholas Fisichelli […]

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August 26, 2019

A Celebration of Citizen Science with the Halcyon String Quartet

On August 26, 2019, Schoodic Institute hosted an evening of music and imagery celebrating the contributions of our many volunteers […]

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