Published by the American Fisheries Society, 2004.
There are many different types of fisheries professionals, including: – Fisheries scientists – Managers of commercial and recreational fisheries – Fisheries research and program coordinators – Aquaculturists – Educators – Environmental consultants and planners – Conservation officers
Do you like the idea of working in aquatic environments? Do you want to help keep fish healthy and plentiful? How do you start a fisheries career? This brochure, prepared by the American Fisheries Society, describes the educational background needed for a fisheries career, and outlines career opportunities.