Gail Schwieterman


🌡 Climate change, 🌊 Coastal and marine topics, 🕸Ecology, 🏔 Environmental sciences, 🐟 Fish, 🎣 Fisheries, 🏞 Land and natural resource use

Schwieterman studies how coastal fishes respond to stressors individually and as a population. Her goal is to ultimately inform more effective conservation and sustainable natural resource management. Visit Schwieterman’s lab website to learn more.

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Appointment details

Schwieterman’s work is supported by:

  • School of Marine Sciences at the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture
  • Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station

Experiment Station contributions

Schwieterman investigates how coastal fishes respond to temperature changes through the dual lenses of climate change and fisheries/aquaculture production.

  • Current project: Climate Change Impacts on the Fish Physiology. Hatch project number ME022428.