Army Deepwater Derelict Net Removal

Army Deepwater Derelict Net Removal

Army Deepwater Derelict Net Removal NRC worked with partners Washington Department of Natural Resources and the US Army 569th and 86th Dive Detachments to remove derelict nets from deepwater habitats of Puget Sound during summers of 2019 and 2020. With support from...
Commercial Shellfish Management – Crab Stock Assessment Support

Commercial Shellfish Management – Crab Stock Assessment Support

Commercial Shellfish Management Crab Stock Assessment Support NRC participates in the North Pacific Fishery Management Council (NPFMC), working closely with crab researchers and managers as part of the Crab Plan Team (CPT) on behalf of the Bering Sea Fisheries...
Bycatch Research

Bycatch Research

Bycatch Research NRC scientists produced the first comprehensive study to quantify bycatch and discards on a global scale leading to an important and well-known FAO publication – “A global assessment of fisheries and bycatch discards.” This effort...
Commercial Shellfish Management – Geoduck Survey

Commercial Shellfish Management – Geoduck Survey

Commercial Shellfish Management Geoduck Survey NRC manages large-scale geoduck survey work for tribal agencies. Geoduck are an important economic and cultural resource for the region. Responsible management of the species and habitats helps to maintain a healthy,...