Environmental Monitoring

picture of buoy
LOBO buoy at the mouth of the Damariscotta River

SEANET Buoy Data

These bright yellow buoys were located at various points throughout the Maine coast, collecting data seasonally from 2015-2022.

2015-2016: Data from the large buoy at the mouth of the Damariscotta River
2015-2022: Data from the LOBO buoys in the Damariscotta River.

New buoy systems will be up and running, collecting real time data by Spring 2024.

Calling all DMC Environmental Scientists!

Have you collected data at the DMC that provides information on environmental variation and change in the terrestrial or coastal marine environment?

If so, we’d like to include you in our developing metadatabase of marine and environmental data relevant to the Darling Marine Center. Please send a brief description of your dataset and any corresponding links to dmc@maine.edu. Thank you.