Dr. Sarah Glaser presents at the American Fisheries Society annual meeting

Sarah Glaser, Research Associate at Secure Fisheries, presented her research on fisheries in Lake Victoria to the annual meeting of the American Fisheries Society (AFS). The AFS is a professional society of fisheries scientists and managers.

This year’s meeting took place in Kansas City from August 21 – 25, 2016. Dr. Glaser’s presentation, Farming an Invasive Species: Challenges and Benefits of Rapidly Expanding Cage Aquaculture in Lake Victoria, focused on the trade-offs between wild and farmed fish in this region of East Africa. This project is supported by a grant from the Coupled Natural and Human Systems program at the National Science Foundation.