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Inquiries about DEI’s applied research projects should be directed to Dr. Brian Beal, DEI’s Director of Research. Dr. Beal can be reached at UMM at (207) 255-1314 or online at


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To order clams or discuss hatchery hours or operations, please contact Kyle Pepperman, Aquaculture Production and Research Assistant. Kyle can be reached at DEI, or at

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Phone number: (207) 497-5769  or 497-5705

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39 Wildflower Lane
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