– Our Facility –
DEI is the University of Maine at Machias (UMM) Marine Science Field Station.
DEI research, educational, and conferencing facilities are available for use by UMM faculty, staff and students. DEI provides field labs for UMM science classes, internship opportunities, and marine science research for college students. For example, UMM classes in Oceanography, Marine Biology, Marine Ecology, and Field Marine Biology use our facilities each year. Our staff and scientists provide supervision for marine science internships and support for independent and directed studies. To view a floor plan of DEI’s main facility which includes our shellfish hatchery, marine laboratories, conference room, visitors center and classroom, go here.
Evelyn Hall, DEI’s 4,500 sq. ft. residence hall was built in 2018 and provides accommodations for up to 20 students, interns, and visiting scholars. It includes seven dorm-style rooms, two suites, kitchen, dining area, laundry, internet, as well as a common room and deck overlooking Black Duck Cove.
For housing inquiries or to book a room, contact Suzie Beal.