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View Maine Wetlands Characterization Interactive Map
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The wetlands characterization is a screening tool developed to help assess which of a specific set of functions a wetland has the capacity to provide. Those functions are: floodflow alteration; sediment retention; plant/animal habitat; finfish habitat; shelfish habitat; educational/cultural value.

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Maine Wetland Characterization
Ecology/Energy
Oceanography

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View Mountains in the Sea 2004: Exploring the New England Seamount Chain
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This page contains photos and videos taken during Mountains in the Sea 2004: Exploring the New England Seamount Chain, which took place May 8 - May 18, 2004.

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Mountains in the Sea: photos and videos
Oceanography

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The Muddy Bottom
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:02:00

There are a lot of muddy bottoms in the Gulf of Maine. If you look at them more closely, then you start seeing interesting things.

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Ampharetid
Oceanography
Ocean bottom
Maine, Gulf of
Biogeochemical cycles
Ecosystem health

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Native vs European Fishing
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:07

There's a huge difference between the native impact and that of European settlers because the Europeans weren’t just fishing for themselves. They began taking away fish to supply the world.

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Fishing/Fisherman
Oceanography
Settlements
Ecosystem health
Marine ecology
Fishery resources.
Fishery management.

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New, Natural Habitat Observations
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:07

To understand their nature, ecosystem scientists need to examine organisms in their natural habitat, interacting with other species and their environment.

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Ecology/Energy
Oceanography
Habitat (Ecology)
Ocean bottom
Marine ecology

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North Atlantic phytoplankton bloom
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The SeaWiFS instrument looks at the world oceans and land to observe the plant life and phytoplankton. Zooming down to the North Atlantic one can see the North Atlantic Bloom (in bright green). This shows a flowing upwelling.

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Oceanography
Phytoplankton bloom

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Overview-Shrinking Fish Population
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:50

Worldwide, there are 10 percent of the fish left. Ocean scientists hope to better understand the delicately balanced ecosystem that is the Gulf of Maine.

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Fishing/Fisherman
Oceanography
Ecosystem health
Fish populations
Fish stocking

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View President Bush speaking about wetlands at the Wells (Maine) National Estuarine Research Reserve
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Video and transcript of speech.

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Wetlands Protection
Oceanography

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Re-introducing Sea Urchins
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:01:25

By looking at sea urchins - sometimes called the cows of the ocean - Dr. Steneck is finding some surprising results in his work on the food web.

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Urchins
Ecology/Energy
Oceanography
Ecosystem management
Ecosystem health
Marine ecology
Sea urchins
Fishery resources

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Seals and Whales
MPBN: Quest Series, Moving Image, 0:03:23

It is difficult to track organisms in the interconnected oceans, where species from other ecosystems come and go. Some mammals, like seals and whales, appear in the Gulf of Maine seasonally.

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Seals (Animals)
Whales
Ecology/Energy
Oceanography
Marine ecology
Ecosystem health

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