Educational Resources and Research
Gulf of Maine Ocean Observing System (GoMOOS)
Up-to-date information on weather and oceanographic conditions in the Gulf of Maine.
National Oceanographic Data Center
Archives & provides public access to global oceanographic and coastal data, products, and
Resources for Teachers
BRIDGE (Sea Grant Ocean Sciences Education Center)
with a convenient source of accurate and useful information on global,
national, and regional marine science topics.
National Marine Educators Association
Professional association for educators, researchers, businesses, and others interested in
marine and aquatic studies worldwide.
NOAA’s National Ocean Service
Educational resources provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
International Coastal Cleanup
Organization that collects, analyzes, and published worldwide coastal cleanup data.
Coastal Zone Management Administration housed in the Maine State Planning office
that works to sustain Maine's coastal resources and maritime economy.
Maine DEP, Bureau of Land & Water Quality
State agency bureau charged with ensuring environmental protection in land and water, including
Maine Sea Grant
The mission of Maine Sea Grant is to play a leadership role in marine science and education
and to promote their use in the sustainable development, management, and stewardship of marine
and coastal resources.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Conducts research and gathers data
about the global oceans, atmosphere, space and sun, and applies this
knowledge to science and service that touch the lives of all Americans.
Through research, education, and science-based advocacy, The Ocean Conservancy informs,
inspires, and empowers people to speak and act on behalf of the oceans.
University of Maine Cooperative Extension - Marine Extension Team
Provides coastal communities and other stakeholders with scientific information and assistance.