Join CFRF at the 148th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society!

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The CFRF staff are excited to be heading down to Atlantic City, NJ for the American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting from August 19th-23rd! (

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 is Stakeholder Engagement Day! Stakeholders will have the opportunity to learn about the latest research and issues impacting their industries, and discuss collaborative opportunities with scientists and fishery managers.

The Commercial Fisheries Research Foundation will be hosting and presenting at three symposiums on Tuesday, August 21st that go from 9:00am-5pm. They are the following:

1) American Lobster and Jonah Crabs: Assessing Biological and Fishery Impacts, and Stock Status in a Rapidly Changing Ecosystem (Full day symposium. CFRF presentation at 3:00pm)

2) Latest Advances in Black Sea Bass Research and Management (Full day symposium. CFRF presentation at 4:40pm)

3) Bringing in the Experts: Collaborative Research Partnerships with Fishing Industry Stakeholders (Full day symposium. CFRF presentation at 11:20am)

We are excited to share information about CFRF’s Research Fleets and our project results. We hope to see you there!