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Media Coverage

The Ocean’s Unsung Heroes – Hooray for the Little Guys!
August 21, 2013
National Geographic NewsWatch Ocean Views

Don't Hold the Anchovies
June 27, 2013
ONEARTH Blog

The Ten Best Ocean Stories of 2012
December 18, 2012
“Surprising Science” - Smithsonian.com

Big Victory for Little Fish (and the Future of the Oceans)
November 14, 2012
HuffPost Green

Little Fish in a Big Pond
November 1, 2012
The Scientist

Contributions of forage fish worldwide explained
September 11, 2012
FIS

Globally, little forage fish net big profits
September 10, 2012
Futurity

Cutbacks of small fish catches will yield big gains
August 23, 2012
Environmental Industry

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Events

Meeting of Ireland’s National Parliament’s Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine
October 17, 2013
Dublin, Ireland

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council - Forage Panel Workshop
April 11, 2013
Raleigh, NC

Herring School Workshop
February 5, 2013
Simon Fraser University
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

ICES/PICES
November 13, 2012
Nantes, France

Northeast Fisheries Service
September 12, 2012
Woods Hole, MA

COFI 2012
July 9-13, 2012
Rome, Italy

European Parliament
July 12, 2012
Brussels, Belgium

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News Releases

Expert Task Force Recommends Halving Global Fishing for Crucial Prey Species

Study provides first-time analysis of three distinct contributions of forage fish worldwide

Lenfest Forage Fish Task Force Holds Pivotal Meeting.

Lenfest Forage Fish Task Force travels to Peru and examines largest forage fishery in the world

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EVENTS

2013

Meeting of Ireland’s National Parliament’s Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine
October 17, 2013
Dublin, Ireland

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council - Forage Panel Workshop
April 11, 2013
Raleigh, NC

Workshop: “Advancing Ecosystem-Based Management of Low-Trophic Level Fisheries in British Columbia”
February 5, 2013
The Herring School at Simon Fraser University
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

 

2012

ICES/PICES Symposium on Forage Fish Interactions
Nantes, France
November 13, 2012

Northeast Fisheries Science Service
September 12
Woods Hole, MA

COFI 2012
July 9-13, 2012
Rome, Italy

European Parliament
July 12, 20
Brussels, Belgium

GO-ED Exchange
June 6-8, 2012
Boston, MA

Brookhaven Distinguished Lecture Series
April 17, 2012
Upton, NY

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory Distinguished Scholar Seminar Series
April 25, 2012
Solomons, MD

World Fisheries Congress 2012
May 7-12, 2012
Edinburgh, Scotland
Task Force member, Dr. Ellen K. Pikitch, will present at the World Fisheries Congress and the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sustainable Food Institute during May 2012.

Sustainable Foods Institute
May 17-18, 2012
Monterey, CA
Task Force member, Dr. Ellen K. Pikitch, will present at the World Fisheries Congress and the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sustainable Food Institute during May 2012.

 

2011

American Fisheries Society 141st Annual Meeting
September 4-8, 2011
Seattle, Washington
Dr. Ellen Pikitch, Chair of the task force, gives the keynote talk at a special forage fish session at the American Fisheries Society meeting in Seattle.