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Pilot Hook-and-Line Survey Workshop Series
November 8 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Calling all commercial hook-and-line fishermen or for-hire charter fishermen! Are you interested in:
• Keeping our region’s fisheries sustainable and fishing businesses successful
• Helping design and participate in a pilot study to help identify alternative fish survey methods for sampling in offshore wind energy areas
• Showing us how hook-and-line fishing is really done
NOAA’s Science Center’s Cooperative Research Branch will host a workshop in New Bedford on Nov. 8 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at SMAST East for commercial hook-and-line fishermen and for-hire charter fishermen to share their expertise and help us develop a pilot hook-and-line survey to sample in offshore wind energy areas. For more information about the survey and workshops, click here.