Climate Change

Scientists in the field with equipmentClimate Change, including internationally recognized research, and highly integrated undergraduate and graduate educational opportunities, as well as an emerging academic focus on changing ecosystems and climate — impact on animal and human health. The Climate Change Institute has evolved beyond a singular focus on research to be a leader and a vehicle for broad integration of climate change strengths across campus and statewide.

UMaine Today

Sea monsters
Coastal storms research helps Maine anticipate and prepare for extreme weather

Cold context
Internationally recognized climate scientist Paul Mayewski documents the past to ensure the future

Farming the sea
Maine’s aquaculture industry grows through research, innovation and collaboration

A century in Acadia
The symbiosis between a national park and Maine’s public research university

Stellar in STEM
UMaine boasts five NSF Graduate Research Fellows