Public Events

Piscataqua Science Cafe

The Piscataqua Science Cafe series runs during the winter at the Portsmouth Brewery in downtown Portsmouth. Each night brings in experts from a variety of environmental topics together for a discussion about current science topics. SML executive director Jennifer Seavey, Tern Conservation Program Manager Liz Craig, and 2018 Scientist-in-Residence Fellow Gemma Clucas will share their expertise on seabirds during the February Science Cafe!

Piscataqua Science Cafe

The Piscataqua Science Cafe series runs during the winter at the Portsmouth Brewery in downtown Portsmouth. Each night brings in experts from a variety of environmental topics together for a discussion about current science topics. SML faculty Nadine Lysiak and Andrea Bogomolni (faculty for Marine Mammal Biology and mentors for the Marine Mammal Biology Internship) will share their expertise on the seal populations during the January Science Cafe!

Shoals Ecology: Seabirds, Seals & Seaweed

Shoals Ecology has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis. All affected participants will receive a full refund.

The best of everything Shoals has to offer! An adult program geared towards science exploration in three subject areas: ornithology, marine mammals, and the ocean ecosystem as a whole. This is the perfect program for adults who have never been to the Isles of Shoals, and for those who want to return to their island ecology roots!

Marine Science for Teachers

Marine Science for Teachers has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis. All affected participants will receive a full refund.

An amazing opportunity for New Hampshire's middle and high school science teachers! Participate in an intensive week-long marine science workshop at the Shoals Marine Laboratory on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine.

Here's what teachers in previous Marine Science for Teachers Workshops had to say:

L.L. Bean Lecture: Isles of Shoals Archaeology

"The Isles of Shoals: 5,000 Years of Marine Ecology"

Join Shoals Marine Laboratory and the L.L. Bean Freeport Store for this fanastic lecture!

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: L.L. Bean Flagship Store, Camping Atrium, Freeport, Maine

Speakers:
• Dr. Nathan Hamilton (University of Southern Maine)
• Dr. Robin Hadlock Seeley (Shoals Marine Laboratory)
• Dr. Jennifer Seavey (Executive Director, Shoals Marine Laboratory)