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  1. Gear Technology

    Innovative fishing gear technology can help support the long-term and sustainable profitability of ... coast to evaluate the economic and environmental implications of new fishing gear technology, understand ... any impact on their effectiveness, and help ease the adoption of gear that proves beneficial. We work ...

    sdresser - 08/29/2014 - 12:52pm

  2. Fishing Industry Innovation

    commercial fishing industry through various workshop and training offerings. Read More Gear Technology Our ... thoughtful experimentation and technology transfer among traditional and emerging industries. Sector Support ... of working waterfronts to innovate and compete. Read More Resource Economics Innovative fishing gear ...

    sprofaizer - 12/04/2014 - 5:13pm

  3. How Technological Innovation is Changing Fishing

    hundred years, the cod fishery has gone through multiple technological revolutions – from the introduction ... of the dory to the highly controversial adoption of the otter trawl. Each new gear has been intended ... Now, Dr. Steve Eayrs of Gulf of Maine Research Institute, says technological innovation could reduce ...

    emiller - 08/20/2014 - 4:35pm

  4. Supporting Sustainable Seafood

    with fishermen to evaluate the economic and environmental implications of new fishing gear technology ... with fishermen to test and implement fishing gear that increases selectivity, lessens seabed impact, and saves fuel ... fresh, local, responsibly harvested seafood, look no further. Researching New Fishing Gear We partner ...

    sprofaizer - 09/25/2014 - 9:50am

  5. Crossing Thresholds

    of Marine Science and Technology and the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, has announced ... with industry to  develop more selective fishing gear, and analyzing the impact of the changing ... News ...

    emiller - 08/26/2014 - 9:52am

  6. News Archive


    sprofaizer - 08/28/2014 - 1:24pm

  7. Seafood News: Should Consumers Eat Gulf of Maine Cod or Northern Shrimp?


    emiller - 08/25/2014 - 12:15pm

  8. Blaine Grimes

    a lifetime interest in both science and technology, as well as a passion for the ocean and is delighted to ... feed those interests in service to the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. Blaine received her ...

    emiller - 08/29/2014 - 8:48am

  9. Gulf of Maine Responsibly Harvested Northern Shrimp

    productive waters of the Gulf of Maine. They play an important role in the food web, feeding on plankton and ... Northern shrimp fishermen have developed highly effective trawl gear that keeps unintended bycatch of ...

    emiller - 06/27/2014 - 5:59pm

  10. Steve Eayrs

    gear stimuli, catchability and catching efficiency, role of fishing technology in fisheries management, ... gears in a variety of fisheries in Australia and other countries. Steve joined our staff in January 2007 ... to lead our efforts to develop environmentally-friendly fishing gear, working collaboratively with ...

    emiller - 08/29/2014 - 8:44am