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IFISSH: Introductory Fisheries Science for Stakeholders
January 28 @ 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
2020 Introductory Fisheries Science for Stakeholders (IFISSH) course is offered through Rutgers Cooperative Extension (RCE). This great series of 10 classes is open to all who are interested. Classes will meet at the RCE of Ocean County in Toms River, NJ during the evening (6:30 – 9:00 PM) every Tuesday from January 28 through March 31. Please see the course flyer for additional details and a list of topics and invited speakers. Additionally, two optional field trips will occur during the spring.
The objective of this course is to educate stakeholders of New Jersey’s commercial and recreational marine fisheries so that they will better understand and make progress on issues impacting their industries, including the science, management, and responsible stewardship of fishery resources.
Class sessions will be offered in a “HyFlex” format to allow live participation in-class or remotely via webinar.
The program fee is $60 per person. Please register by January 24, 2020 by contacting Kelly Jurgensen (Administrative Assistant, Marine Extension Program), Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Ocean County: [email protected] | 732-349-1152
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Douglas Zemeckis (County Agent III , Assistant Professor), Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Rutgers Cooperative Extension: [email protected] | 732-349-1152