Northeast Fisheries Science Center to Step Up Partnerships for Better Fishery Resource Surveys

bill karp“We understand the impacts that poor stock conditions have on local economies and the lives of those involved in the fisheries,” said NOAA Fisheries’  NEFSC director Bill Karp. “We face many challenges in better understanding the dynamics of all of our regional stocks, especially as we see increasing effects of climate change throughout the region. We cannot meet these challenges alone, so we are strengthening our collaborative relationships with industry, our academic partners, and other stakeholders,” he said. Read the rest here  14:02

  • Rocky Novello

    Bill , most of knowledge of fish and fishing methods are from fisherman . Noaa science works with fishermen , BUT DON’T LISTEN TO FISHERMEN , NOAA SCIENCE CENTER HAS ALWAYS HAD CLOSED EARS AND EYES FOR FISHERMEN!!!!
    I HOPE THIS WILL SO DAY CHANGE ! WORDS ARE EASY TO SAY ,BUT IT IS TASK THAT MUST BE DONE!!