NOAA to Issue annual Fisheries of the U.S. report on Oct. 29


Posted: October 28, 2014

NOAA Fisheries will host a media teleconference on Wed., Oct. 29 to announce the results of the 2013 annual Fisheries of the U.S. report, and discuss trends in seafood landings and value, top ports for commercial fisheries, and a new record set for landings of wild salmon.  

A copy of the report will be available at http://www.st.nmfs.noaa.gov/commercial-fisheries/fus/index prior to the teleconference.

WHAT:

Media teleconference on Fisheries of the U.S. 2013 report followed by Q&A.

WHEN:

Wednesday, October 29, 1:00 pm EDT.

WHO:

  • Dr. Richard Merrick, chief scientist, NOAA Fisheries
  • Dr. Alan Lowther, statistician, NOAA Fisheries Office of Science and Technology
  • Dr. Michael Liddel, statistician, NOAA Fisheries Office of Science and Technology

HOW:

Interested media may call in to 888-316-9412, and use the passcode “Fisheries”


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