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FISH FLOUR and the Cobb Midwater Trawl

  Charles R. (Bob) Hitz    Bob’s Posting 29                   Mar. 9, 2015 Fish Flour brings back a lot of memories and the Ballad of the Hake enforces them. Reading them leaves one feeling that the hake project and fish flour were … Continue reading

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1966 and the Soviet fishing fleet appears off the Oregon Coast

 Charles R (Bob) Hitz                                                  October 14, 2012 I was assigned to go to sea on the R/V John N. Cobb as chief scientist on an exploratory hake cruise and we headed out the Straits of Juan de … Continue reading

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