The 29th Annual Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium got underway yesterday and runs through Friday.  Fisheries Bycatch: Global Issues and Creative Solutions is organized by Alaska Sea Grant and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.  John Gauvin, of The Alaska Seaood Cooperative (our Coop), has been invited to present Developing Effective Solutions to Bycatch in Alaska Through Cooperative Research 

John will discuss Gear Modifications to reduce Pacific Halibut Bycatch in Sole and Cod Fisheries of the Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska

For the full program and more information, please visit:

Alaska SeaGrant
Wakefield Program
AK Seafood Coop

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