Learn more about Fisheries Scientist
To make sure that our fisheries are managed well and that fish stocks remain in a healthy state into the future, we need to understand the behaviour of fish and figure out how many there are in each stock. We need to understand how fast they grow, how they reproduce, and how they interact with other fish species and the environment.
Education to be in Fisheries Scientist
You need a bachelors degree fisheries science biology or zoology my need a masters degree average of $50.300 with a degree are about $35.000 government sector earned $$$ 72.146
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Learning about fisheries science
A man checking the length of the fish.
Fisheries scientists sorting a catch of small fish and Lobster.
Dana Hanselman prepares to anesthetize a fish so that he can surgically implant an electronic tag in the fish.