A successful season for the Downeast Phenology Trail

By Libby Orcutt, Senior Field Tech The conclusion of the 2018 season marked the end of the third year for the Downeast Phenology Trail (DPT). The Downeast Phenology Trail was created to help advance scientific research in Acadia National Park and throughout all of Downeast Maine while providing the opportunity to engage volunteer citizen scientists

Bird Sound Recording Volunteer Service Week

The Bird Ecology Program of Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park is offering a free one-week volunteer opportunity on the rocky coast of Maine for natural sound recordists interested in a workshop-style gathering designed to:  – build an audio library of the birds of Acadia National Park,  – share your expertise with peers (recording, processing,

Schoodic Institute Roadside Community Cleanup

On Friday, April 20, 2018 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM Schoodic Institute staff will join friends, and coworkers for a roadside cleanup. The public is welcome to join in the trash removal effort on the Pond Road in Gouldsboro, or Main Street in Winter Harbor. Trash disposal materials and equipment provided. For more information call 288-1310. No registration

Schoodic Peninsula Shoreline Clean-up – Volunteer opportunity

Meet Acadia National Park staff for a volunteer shoreline clean-up on Monday, August 8, 2016. Bring your family and friends and meet at Frazer Point picnic area at 9 a.m. This event runs until 12 Noon. All participants must wear sturdy shoes, long pants and a hat. Bug dope and sunscreen are optional. Please bring