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Surprise from the Deep

  BY: Charles R. “Bob” Hitz        Sept. 16, 2012 As a novice fisheries biologist on the deck of the R/V John N. Cobb I saw an unbelievable sight that will remain with me forever.  It was when haul # 20 … Continue reading

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Jergen Westrheim and Rockfish

We’re just back from a quick visit to St. Petersburg, Russia, where I had a chance to visit with Dr. Julia Lajus, a historian of science at European University. We had a long talk about the history of fisheries science … Continue reading

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