Longicruris (image) Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption Kelp growing in the Gulf of Maine reach toward the surface. Researchers Douglas Rasher from Bigelow Laboratory and Robert Steneck from University of Maine will conduct a study of the Gulf's kelp forests, funded by Maine Sea Grant. Credit Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.