July 30, 2020

A Quarantine Bird Checklist

by Seth Benz For the past four years, Laura Sebastianelli has been coming to Schoodic Institute during the month of […]

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Three different patterned moths on a white sheet
July 27, 2020

Acadia’s “Moth Man”

Since 2016, Frank Distefano aka “Moth Man” has documented moths with photography, contributing the images to a global database of […]

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July 9, 2020

The 2020 field season is underway

The field season has begun! The Schoodic Institute Science & Education team welcomed two ecology technicians who started work on […]

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July 9, 2020

Birds are here. You can be, too!

Book some quality bird time and stay in historic Rockefeller Hall on the Schoodic Institute campus this special summer! Discover […]

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July 8, 2020

Hannah Webber’s many questions

Women of Acadia’s Intertidal Zone story + photos by Catherine Schmitt Before we even get to the water, Hannah Webber […]

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July 7, 2020

New research publication on the Dragonfly Mercury Project

The foundational work on the Dragonfly Mercury Project was published today in the journal, Environmental Science & Technology, “A national-scale […]

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A park ranger holds up a crab and sea urchin.
July 6, 2020

Virtual Field Trips with Acadia National Park Rangers

Schoodic Institute and Acadia National Park present a series of free, virtual field trips for learners of all ages. What […]

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June 26, 2020

Bumblebees of Acadia National Park, Then and Now

by Catherine Schmitt Along the Alder Trail at Schoodic Point, bumblebees zigzag and zoom among the blooming blackberries. The branches […]

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June 19, 2020

Past fragments, present attention, and future justice

by Nick Fisichelli When I come into the office (not as often these days due to coronavirus restrictions), I sometimes […]

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June 10, 2020

Living on warbler time

Comparing 2020 warbler arrivals with historic spring arrival dates on the Schoodic Peninsula gleaned from eBird checklists by Seth Benz, […]

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