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Historical Fisheries Study
Sep 28, 2016

New Study on Chaos in Historical Fisheries

A new scientific paper, led by Dr. Emily Klein and Secure Fisheries’ Dr. Sarah Glaser, describes how the development of industrial fishing fleets changed the dynamics of cod, haddock, pollock, and... Read more
Sep 23, 2016

Global Commitments Made at Our Ocean Conference

Secure Fisheries Director Robert Mazurek participated in the third Our Ocean conference, held September 15-16 in Washington, D.C.  Prior to the conference, Secure Fisheries’ Sarah Glaser... Read more
Aug 03, 2016

Connecting with the US Department of State’s Safe Ocean Network

The State Department hosted a meeting on June 29-30, 2016 to further international engagement on its Safe Ocean Network (formerly known as the Sea Scout initiative) and to discuss pilot projects.... Read more
Jul 30, 2016

Presenting analysis of foreign trawling in Somalia at Society and the Sea Conference

Secure Fisheries’ Paige Roberts gave a presentation at the Society and the Sea Conference held on September 15-16, 2016 at the Greenwich Maritime Centre of the University of Greenwich, England. Her... Read more
Jun 30, 2016

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... Read more
Apr 09, 2016

Dr. Sarah Glaser presents at Lake Victoria catch assessment workshop

Sarah Glaser, Research Associate at Secure Fisheries, was invited to speak to members of a fisheries working group in Lake Victoria. The meeting was hosted by the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization... Read more
Mar 15, 2016

Somalia Ratifies Port State Measures Agreement

Somalia has joined 13 other countries and the European Union in the global fight against illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing by ratifying the Food and Agricultural Organization’s (FAO... Read more
Jan 28, 2016

Secure Fisheries’ Director, Robert Mazurek, presents at Villa Somalia

Secure Fisheries’ Director, Robert Mazurek, together with John Steed from Oceans Beyond Piracy, met with key representatives of the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) in Mogadishu on January 27,... Read more
Oct 27, 2015

Somali President Op-Ed: Credits Secure Fisheries Report with Highlighting IUU Fishing in Somali Waters

Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud recently published an op-ed crediting the Secure Fisheries report, Securing Somali Fisheries, with highlighting the extent of foreign fishing in Somalia’s... Read more
Oct 22, 2015

NSF Grant to Research Lake Victoria Aquaculture Awarded to Sarah Glaser

Sarah Glaser, research associate at Secure Fisheries, is one of 16 recipients of grants made in 2015 by the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH)... Read more