July 1, 2012
These maps are the result of a series of interviews with commercial fishermen with decades of experience fishing off Maine's shores.
April 15, 2012
Since 2006, the Island Indicators reports have provided an analysis of the realities of Maine’s 15 year-round island communities based on demographic, economic, and social data.
March 3, 2012
Energy, Marine Programs
On March 3, 2012, the Island Institute facilitated a workshop session on offshore wind energy as part of the Maine Fishermen's Forum at the Samoset
August 16, 2010
2010 marks the 20th anniversary of the Maine Island Scholarship program, which has become perhaps one of our most valued resource and one of our highest priorities.
August 1, 2009
This overview of the Island Fellows program highlights some of the bright, talented young people who have spent time on-island working on critical local projects and the resourceful communities that embraced them.
April 10, 2009
In 2009, The Maine Coast Fishermen’s Association and the Island Institute released the initial results of their collaborative work that focused on policy changes, gear research, and marketing.
October 1, 2008
In 2008, Planning Decisions, Inc. gathered data that would help understand what role the Casco Bay islands play in the social and economic vitality of the Greater Portland area.
July 1, 2007
Community Development, Economic Development, Marine Programs
In 2007, the Island Institute published The Last 20 Miles, an analysis of the rapidly declining areas of public waterfront access on the Maine coas
December 15, 2006
The first Island Indicators is a compilation of demographic, economic, and social data available for Maine's 15 year-round island communities.
September 1, 1999
Economic Development, Marine Programs
This handbook describes best management practices for the mussel raft culture industry in Maine.