Oct 9, 2012

Northern Shrimp Science! meeting Oct 17th, Portland

On October 17th, 10am to 3pm, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) is holding a workshop on the Northern Shrimp, Pandalus Borealis. at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute offices in Portland. 

Workshop will include an overview of the lives of northern shrimp, how the ASMFC measures the # of shrimp out there in the Gulf of Maine, and how they decide and divvy up the total allowable catch.

GOMRI is at 350 Commercial Street, Portland, Maine. All are welcome to attend.

FMI: Mike Waine, Fishery Management Plan Coordinator, at mwaine@asmfc.org or 703.842.0740

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