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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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October 28, 2019

Learning about teamwork

by Bill Zoellick and Sarah Hooper When students are asked to draw a picture of a scientist, the result is […]

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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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October 21, 2019

Schoodic Institute Education Update

by Bill Zoellick and Sarah Hooper Other than Thursday, which was all about power outages and trees coming down, last […]

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October 14, 2019

Schoodic Institute Education Update

by Bill Zoellick and Sarah Hooper Last week was “Partners Week” for the K-12 education team at Schoodic Institute.  In […]

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October 7, 2019

The Big Crab Hunt

by Bill Zoellick and Sarah Hooper Now that the school year is underway, we’ve really jumped in (…to the mud?) […]

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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

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

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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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osprey in flight
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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