Latest Past Events

Summer Lecture Series: The Downeast Goldmine with Author Audrey Ryan

Gordon's Wharf 11 Wharf Road, Sullivan

"The Downeast Goldmine: A Story of Fishing and Drug Smuggling in Coastal Maine" with Audrey Ryan, Professor of Psychology & Author The daughter of a local fisherman returns to Maine to uncover the true story of how a group of locals (including her father) became entwined with a powerful California drug cartel after fishing up […]

Summer Lecture Series: Scallop Farming Research with Fiona de Koning and Alex De Koning

Gordon's Wharf 11 Wharf Road, Sullivan

"Scallop Farming Research, a Promising Fisheries Opportunity for Hancock County and Beyond," with Fiona de Koning and Alex De Koning, Acadia Aqua Farms Hear about the results of a pilot project conducted by this family of researchers growing sea scallops in Frenchman Bay’s deep water. Partnering with Maine Sea Grant, the Down East Institute, other […]

Summer Lecture Series: Shellfish Sustainability & Citizen Science with Mark Whiting, PhD

Gordon's Wharf 11 Wharf Road, Sullivan

"Shellfish Sustainability and Citizen Science, Clam Spat Studies in Taunton and Frenchman Bays," Mark Whiting, PhD Mark Whiting, PhD, Chair of the Hancock County Soil and Water Conser-vation District (HCSWCD) Mark will share recent research by the HCSWCD and the Frenchman Bay Regional Shellfish Committee identifying solutions to maintain a sustainable shellfish fishery. Learn about […]