• June 23, 2017

    By Staff / Penobscot Bay Pilot

    The Island Institute will host a free lecture series this summer that will feature authors, artists, and experts sharing insights into life on the Maine coast, as well as their perspectives and reflections on the challenges of making it here.

    Media

  • Marine Programs

  • June 1, 2017

    By Rebecca Goldfine / Bowdoin News

    Bowdoin College’s Eileen Johnson will be collaborating with the Rockland-based Island Institute to help Maine’s 120 coastal and island communities cope with battering storm surges and rising sea levels.

    Community Development, Research, Marine Programs

  • May 27, 2017

    By Dagney Ernest / Village Soup

    After a month of renovations, Archipelago, the Island Institute store, will officially unveil a newly redesigned space that features a modern, open concept, new artists and new products.

    Archipelago

  • May 22, 2017

    By Becky Kolak, KELT / Bangor Daily News

    Join KELT for its spring lecture on Wednesday, May 31 at 6:30 p.m. at the Patten Free Library, featuring presentations by Dr. Heather Leslie and Dr. Susie Arnold, sharing local research focused on coastal resilience.

    Marine Programs

  • May 16, 2017

    By Staff / Associated Press

    A Maine nonprofit group is receiving $240,000 from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to fund a project about disaster preparedness in the state in the era of sea level rise.

    Community Development, Research, Marine Programs

  • May 16, 2017

    By Ed Morin / Maine Public

    The Island Institute is receiving $240,000 from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine to fund a project about disaster preparedness in Maine related to sea level rise.

    Community Development, Research, Marine Programs

  • May 15, 2017

    The Rockland-based nonprofit Island Institute received a $240,000 grant through the Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to fund a collaborative project that focuses on disaster preparedness in Maine's island and coastal communities and addresses

    Community Development, Research, Marine Programs

  • May 8, 2017

    By Heather Goldstone / WCAI

    We tend to think of spring as planting time, but kelp farmers in the Gulf of Maine are in the midst of their annual harvest right now.

    Marine Programs