NOAA recognizes the contributions of Professor Dave Fluharty

Professor Dave Fluharty with new Acting NOAA administrator, RDML Tim Gallaudet, NOAA Chief Scientist Craig McLean, recent NOAA Acting Administrator Ben Friedman and NOAA SAB members

During a recent trip to Washington D.C., Professor Dave Fluharty was recognized for his service to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Science Advisory Board (SAB). Professor Fluharty’s leadership, guidance and contributions, such as the 2014 report he assisted with titled “Exploration of Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management in the U.S.” has a had a tremendous impact on NOAA’s ecosystem and fisheries enterprise. The report was especially useful to the National Marine Fisheries Service. Congratulations on this recognition Professor Fluharty!