Data Center Description
The Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment is a U.S./Canadian partnership of government and non-government organizations working to maintain and enhance environmental quality in the Gulf of Maine to allow for sustainable resource use by existing and future generations. They organize conferences and workshops; offer grants and recognition awards; conduct environmental monitoring; provide science translation to management; raise public awareness about the Gulf; and connect people, organizations, and information.
To support its Action Plan goals and advance the work of allied organizations, the Council conducts and funds a wide variety of projects, including conferences, environmental monitoring, publications, grants, and awards. Some examples are listed below. Many additional activities are conducted through the Council's committees and partner organizations. For a list of projects, see http://www.gulfofmaine.org/council/projects/