The University of Maine-based Maine Sea Grant will hold the Marine Science with Impact: Maine Sea Grant Biennial Research Symposium from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 5 at Buchanan Alumni House on the UMaine campus.
The event is free and open to the public.
Paul Anderson, the director of Maine Sea Grant, and James McKenna, the Maine Sea Grant assistant director for research, will speak. Researchers from UMaine and Bates College will present new research projects and there will be a panel discussion with Sea Grant researchers who are completing recent research projects. New investigators will discuss their research plans and opportunities for community engagement, outreach of project outcomes and ways to enhance impacts.
There will also be a poster session and reception featuring Maine seafood.
Contact: Jessica Bloch, (207) 581-3777