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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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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
“Surprising Science” - Smithsonian.com
December 18, 2012

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

Big Warning on Little Fish
April 8, 2012
New York Times editorial

Smaller Fish Should Stay Fish Food, Say Experts
April 2, 2012
Slate

Call for big cuts in fishing to save whales and penguins
April 2, 2012
Scotsman

Too Many Small Fish Are Caught, Report Says
April 2, 2012
New York Times

Little fish are most valuable when left in the sea, researchers say
April 1, 2012
Washington Post

Let 'forage fish' populations double, scientists urge
April 1, 2012
Los Angeles Times

New York Time: s Task Force members Philippe Cury and Ian Boyd are coauthors on a paper in Science showing impacts to seabirds when forage fish are depleted below one-third of their maximum level.
December 22, 2011

The New York Times: Task Force member Bob Steneck talks to the New York Times about Maine's "monoculture" of lobsters
August 22, 2011

The Australian: Creatures great and small
September 18, 2010

ABC News Nightline: Task Force member Dr. Dee Boersma is featured on Nightline
February 9, 2010

The New York Times: “A Conversation with Dee Boersma”
March 31, 2009

The Statesman: Stony Brook University announces new Task Force to examine forage fish
December 04, 2008

The New York Times: The Protein Pyramid
November 10, 2008

Reuters UK: One-Third Of World Fish Catch Used For Animal Feed
October 29, 2008