Fisheries managers are slowly transitioning from thinking about each species individually to an ecosystem-based fisheries management (EBFM), which considers all species within the environment when making decisions. Read More
This is the recording of the launch event for “Building Effective Fishery Ecosystem Plans,” a report by the Lenfest Fishery Ecosystem Task Force, which took place Nov. 15, 2016 in Washington, D.C. Co-chairs Dr. Tim Essington and Dr. Phil Levin of the University of Washington presented the Task Force’s vision for operationalizing ecosystem-based fisheries management (EBFM). Read More
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The Lenfest Ocean Program is a grantmaking program that funds scientific research on policy-relevant topics concerning the world’s oceans and communicates the results of the supported research to decision makers and other interested audiences.