Parker Gassett

Maine Sea Grant
Knox & Lincoln Counties Cooperative Extension Office 
377 Manktown Rd, Waldoboro, ME 04572

Parker’s work helps to connect climate change science and technical support with coastal community leaders in Maine that are preparing for change. Parker is a steering committee member of the Maine Ocean and Coastal Acidification Partnership and the National Ocean Acidification Information Exchange. Since 2017 he has been a member of the Climate Change Adaptation Providers Network, working to build climate change resilience through community based efforts throughout the State. In a coordinator role with Maine Sea Grant, Parker brings together best practices for climate change adaptation at a local scale and supports communities and resource managers in implementing strategies for resilience.


B.S., Environmental Biology, Beloit College, Wisconsin 2011
Ph.D., Ecology and Environmental Science, University of Maine, 2021