A first meeting of the UW Forage Fish Project will occur March 7 and 8, 2016 in Hobart Tasmania.
The purpose of the meeting will be to provide a review of recent work attendees have accomplished and agree an action plan to advance our understanding of the sustainable harvesting of forage fish and the impact of fishing forage fish on higher trophic levels.
Attending the meeting will be
Ricardo Amoroso (University :of Washington)
Cathy Bulman (CSIRO)
Tim Essington (University of Washington)
Beth Fulton (CSIRO)
Ray Hilborn (University of Washington)
Olaf Jensen (Rutgers University)
Robert Leaf (University of South Mississippi)
Ana Parma (CONICET Argentina)
Eval Plaganyi (CSIRO)
Tony Smith (CSIRO)
Carl Walters (University of British Columbia)
More information about the project can be found at