AUTHOR Rachel Rowley Spaulding
“In Search of Ellen Marie is a wonderful combination of personal narrative and historical research. The two are rarely combined. Large stories, like that of the New England ground fishing, are often best revealed by up-close and detailed glimpses of the realities found in the lives of the individuals (and their vessels) who have been part of that greater story. Thank you for offering such a glimpse.”
Christopher Hall, curator of Exhibits, Maine Maritime Museum
“Page-turner may be a cliché, but this memoir-cum-mystery with a clever premise is a strong contender for this honor.”
The American Fisheries Society is honoring recently retired Florida Institute of Oceanography director Bill Hogarth with the Carl R. Sullivan Fishery Conservation Award — one of the nation's premier awards in fisheries science - in recognition of his long career and leadership in preserving some of the world's most threatened species, advocating for environmental protections and leading Florida's scientific response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.Read more ...
The Marine Stewardship Council has appointed Eric Critchlow as the new U.S. Program Director. Critchlow will be based in the MSC US headquarters in Seattle. He is a former vice president of Lusamerica Foods and has over 35 years in the seafood industry.Read more ...