Downeast Institute has an immediate opening for an ocean acidification research intern. The intern will work for DEI’s Research Scientist in Marine Carbonate Chemistry to execute a laboratory [...]
Recordings of Downeast Institute’s (DEI) Downeast Discussions 2022 Climate Change Seminar series are now available on DEI’s YouTube channel. The seminar series details some of the [...]
Effects of Oyster Shell Recycling vs Predator Protection on Mudflat Acidity and Shellfish Enhancement
During 2021, Downeast Institute and partners continued our work testing the effects of sediment buffering (adding recycled crushed shells to mudflats) vs predator protection on commercial [...]
Downeast Institute receives major national grant to examine impacts of climate change stressors on shellfish aquaculture
Downeast Institute among only 4 recipients of national grant competition to work with shellfish farming industry to create resilience to impacts of climate change.