TRURO – The Fishermen and Scientists Research Society is bringing its 21st annual conference to town this weekend.
Members include fishermen and scientists working together to collect and interpret information about fish stocks and the marine ecosystem. They’ll be gathering at the Best Western Plus Glengarry on Friday and Saturday.
The conference includes speaker addresses, poster presentations, a report from the scientific program committee and a review of the annual work plan. The society’s annual general meeting is also held on Thursday afternoon.
Presentation topics include ‘Ocean Acidification in Canada’s East Coast’ and ‘Marine Climate Change in the Maritimes Region.’