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REF NO.: 200

SUBJECT: Public lecture to explore strategies to maintain fishing communities

DATE: Aug. 26,2009

           A specialist in natural resource management and conservation will be the 2009 guest lecturer for the Dialogue on Advancing Global Sustainability. 
           Dr. Ray Hilborn is a Professor in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington. His public lecture, titled Maintaining Fishing Communities – Harvest Strategies and Allocation Methods, will take place Sept. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Inco Innovation Centre, room IIC-2001. The lecture is free and open to the public. It will also be webcast live at www.mun.ca/dags/upcoming.php.

 

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