The Lobster Institute is a center of scholarship and outreach in the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture at the University of Maine. Institute staff engage with the lobster industry, scientists, fishery managers, health regulators, and legislators to address industry priorities through collaborative research, educational workshops and conferences.

Lobster War: The Fight Over the World’s Richest Fishing Grounds

On February 27th at 6:00 pm, the Hutchinson Center in Belfast is sponsoring a showing of the documentary Lobster War: The Fight Over the World’s Richest Fishing Grounds.

2019 Lobstermen's Town Meeting - April 5-6

To register for the 15th Annual Lobstermen’s Town meeting, visit umaine.edu/conferences/current-registrations or call 207.581.4095.

Goals

  • Be UMaine’s center for information and opportunities in lobster research
  • Enhance faculty and student engagement with stakeholders and policy makers
  • Enhance outreach and visibility