This Week on - June 11-15 | Conservation Law Foundation

This Week on – June 11-15

Samantha Caravello

  • interviewed Mike Palmer, Northeast Fisheries Science Center fisheries biologist, about stock assessments.

    June 12 – Taking Stock of New England Fish: Part 4 – interviews Mike Palmer, Research Fisheries Biologist in the Population Dynamics Branch of the Northeast Fisheries Science Center. In this post, Mike Palmer answers our questions about best available science and the challenges of conducting fish stock assessments.

  • June 15 – Fish Talk in the News – Friday, June 15 – Stories of interest this week: Discussion of a new marketing campaign for Maine lobster; NEFMC looking for a new executive director; GMRI raises awareness of underutilized local species; work begins to remove the Great Works Dam on the Penobscot River in Maine; record numbers of river herring and shad are returning to spawn in the Connecticut River; and a new study shows the Gulf of Maine’s productivity is decreasing due to climate change.

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