The Multispecies Fisheries Research Program employees a hardworking group of individuals.

Since the inception of ChesMMAP and NEAMAP in 2003 and 2007, respectively, our staff has spent over 1,100 days trawling in the Chesapeake Bay and Nearshore Mid-Atlantic.

When our staff is not trawling or preparing for a cruise they are vigorously working to process samples in our laboratories:

 ~40,000 ChesMMAP Otoliths and 37,000 ChesMMAP Stomachs have been processed.

 ~55,000 NEAMAP Otoliths and 60,000 NEAMAP Stomachs have been processed.