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
Aquaculture & Marine
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 Engagement, Economic Development, Aquaculture & Marine
In 2007, the Island Institute published "The Last 20 Miles," an analysis of the rapidly declining areas of public waterfront access on the Maine co
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, Aquaculture & Marine
This handbook describes best management practices for the mussel raft culture industry in Maine.