Winter Storm Watch
Tuesday, December 17, 2013: We are expecting a winter storm tonight through tomorrow Wednesday, December 18, 2013 which may result in approximately 8-12 inches (20-30 cm) of snow. More »
Closures for Winter
December 2, 2013- Acadia is now in winter mode. Most of Park Loop Road, including Cadillac Mountain Road, is closed. Still open is the Ocean Drive section, from Schooner Head overlook to Otter Cliff Road, and Jordan Pond area via Jordan Pond Road. More »
Area Lake and Pond Conditions
As of Monday, December 16, 2013 snow and ice have accumulated on area lakes and ponds, but there is not yet enough ice to safely walk, snowmobile, or ski across. More »
Contact Cynthia Ocel for more information and to register (email@example.com). Deadline: May 1
.6 CEUs available
Taking Acadia's Pulse: Scientific Monitoring in National Parks
Date: July 10 - 15, 2013
Cost: $749 (course fee, meals, lodging, on-site transportation, course materials)
3.5 CEUs available
Discovering National Park Science: Join an Ecosystem Monitoring Field Trip
Date: July 17 - 21, 2013
Cost: $849 (course fee, lab fee, meals, lodging, on-site transportation, class materials)
4.0 CEUs available
Discovering National Park History: Uncover Park Science
Date: August 5 - 9, 2013
Cost: $826 (course fee, meals, lodging, on-site transportation, course materials)
3.5 CEUs available
All lodging, meals, course materials, and in-class transportation provided. Lodging consists of air-conditioned dorm rooms (2 people/room) with a shared bathroom. Hot meals are served on campus with box lunches provided for field trips. Field trips will include moderate hikes on the peninsula and at various locations across Mount Desert Island, travel by van, wading in shallow wetlands and coastal habitats.
Accreditation: University of Maine CEU - Conference Services
For more information call: 207-288-1312 or visit http://www.sercinstitute.org/.
Did You Know?
The Passamaquoddy Kit is an educational tool for teachers to help teach students about Passamaquoddy culture in Maine. The kit is a collaboration between the Abbe Museum and Acadia National Park staff.