Dan Bottom, editor and contributing author of the 2012 Oregon Sea Grant publication Pathways to Resilience: Sustaining Pacific Salmon in a Changing World, will discuss the importance of salmon diversity and the attributes of resilience. His talk will draw from the book’s 11 peer-reviewed articles, including case studies of salmon and salmon fisheries, and will explore management actions that draw on salmon life history and genetic diversity to maintain salmon populations into the future. Pathways to Resilience will be available for purchase and book signing.
Speaker: Dan Bottom, fisheries biologist with NOAA’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center at HMSC
Title: Celebrating Diversity: Sustaining Pacific Salmon in a Changing World
When: Wednesday, March 13. Doors open at 5:30 pm; presentation begins at 6 pm.
Where: Rogue Ale’s South Beach waterfront location, Brewers on the Bay, in the downstairs Board Room.
Additional Info: The family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Appetizers will be provided, and additional food and beverage will be available for purchase from the regular menu.