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 Mission Statement:

   To support and promote fisheries research and conservation through science and public outreach.




  • Conduct scientific fisheries research through field sampling involving collaborative efforts with other entities (including but not limited to private citizens, non-profit organizations, and universities);

  • Participate in conservation of cartilaginous and teleost fishes through research and outreach;

  • Collaborate with universities and other educational entities to prepare students for careers in wildlife biology, conservation, and management through field, laboratory, and data analysis experiences;

  • Conduct workshops and outreach activities that expand knowledge of fisheries science and management;

  • Ensure the continuation of the corporation through ongoing recruitment of volunteers, citizen scientists, and any individuals who have an interest in furthering the mission of the corporation; and

  • Support external research through grant funding, endowments, or other sources when applicable.   




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