Department of Environmental Science and Policy

Malaga Island Exhibit Displayed at the Maine State Museum

The story of Malaga Island and the sad evacuation of all it's residents, one hundred years ago is being told at the Maine State Museum, as part of one of their new exhibits. 

USM Researchers: Nathan Hamilton and Robert Sanford are among the archeologists who have unearthed artifacts that portray and inform us what everyday was like for the residents of Malaga Island. 

For Full Press Herald Article:

http://www.pressherald.com/news/a-century-of-shame_2012-05-20.html

For More Information of USM's College of Science, Technology, and Health:

http://usm.maine.edu/csth