Resource Committee

The pilot phase of the Local Fisheries Knowledge Project has been developed with involvement from a committee of twelve representatives from a variety of fields:

  • Academics and NOAA Fisheries personnel with expertise in the fields of anthropology, traditional ecological knowledge, fisheries science, and fisheries management

  • Local fishermen

  • Educators

Resource Committee Member Profiles

Rural School and Community Trust

The Rural School and Community Trust (RSCT) Disclaimer link is a nonprofit education organization assisting rural communities to improve their schools. It uses the place-based education model to support this work.

The RSCT works directly with participating educators from Ellsworth and Jonesport-Beals High Schools to design a place-based curriculum around the LFK Project framework.


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