South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Seminar Series: An Oral History of the Rock Shrimp Fishery off the Southeastern United States

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Location: Via webinar only.

The Council will host an oral history from a South Atlantic Fishery Management Council member on the southeastern rock shrimp fishery. The presentation will include information on her family’s history in the fishery, the development of the rock shrimp fishery off the coast of Florida, new innovations used in the fishery, and the effect of management regulations on the fishery. A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation.

Council Member, Laurilee Thomson, holding her camera on a beach.