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Summer 2018 First Work A Success!

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Posted 3 weeks, 4 days agoViewed 56 times

During the hot summer months of June, July and August of 2018, twenty middle and high school students completed a job experience at Herring Gut Learning Center in our First Work Program. First Work is just what it says: experience in a first (or sometimes second) year job.   Students wanting to participate in this program completed...

Herring Gut Learning Center Wins Commissioner's Award

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Posted on 08/15/2018 at 03:53 pmViewed 56 times

We are pleased to announce that Herring Gut Learning Center has received the Commissioner's Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence by the Commissioner of the State of Maine Department of Agriculture, Walt Whitcomb. (Pictured below) Herring Gut is being recognized for exemplary aquaculture and marine science hands-on education. We are both very...

"First Work" Students Participate In Local Farmers Market

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Posted on 08/15/2018 at 01:58 pmViewed 48 times

First Workers proudly display their assorted vegetables and herbs that they grew using aquaponics at Herring Gut Learning Center!  Twenty local students participated in this year's "First Work" program at Herring Gut Learning Center.

Herring Gut Summer Campers Learn About Fish Anatomy While Creating One Of A Kind Tilapia Prints

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Posted on 08/15/2018 at 12:56 pmViewed 52 times

                Photo Credit:  Holly Merrow       Summer Campers at Herring Gut Learning Center got to create one of a kind tilapia prints while learning about their anatomy last week!   The Campers were very creative with their designs!  Many of them painted the intricate fins of the tilapia different colors than the rest of the body to really...

Herring Gut Learning Center Participates In Camden Touch Tank Events

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Posted on 08/15/2018 at 12:10 pmViewed 53 times

Herring Gut Learning Center, in conjunction with the Camden Conservation Commission, is offering touch tank events for children and adults alike! The next touch tank event will be held from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM on Saturday, September 8th at 2 Public Landing next to the Harbor Master's office in Camden.    We hope to see you there!

Girls In Science Day at Herring Gut Learning Center

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Posted on 05/24/2018 at 08:46 amViewed 166 times

Herring Gut Learning Center is pleased to announce that it will host it’s second annual Girls in Science event for 6th grade girls in both RSU 13 and St. George MSU on May 24th and 25th. This will be a day full of hands-on activities, aimed at developing interest in and skills for careers in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and...

Herring Gut Learning Center

Herring Gut Learning Center from Colby College Academic ITS on Vimeo.

A documentary video produced by Colby College students

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Herring Gut Final Cut 07.28.14

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A Fish Tale

A Maine story of aquaculture research, entrepreneurship and education

Attribution: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yb-4FeE8w4

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Herring Gut Learning Center from Morgan Kirkham on Vimeo.

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