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Paul Hershberger

Marrowstone Island
USGS - Marrowstone Marine Field Station & University of Washington
Which skills or areas of expertise are you willing to share?
Fisheries and Aquaculture
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
In what academic subject do you or your organization have expertise?
I am interested in working with schools in my area
What grade level would you or your organization work best with?
Higher Education
High School Senior Projects
What kind of availability do you or your organization have to offer?
Advisorship (longer term commitment)
Job Shadowing
Briefly describe the program, volunteer work, or partnerships you or your organization may offer.
We may have summer internships available, depending on available funding.
You have indicated an expertise in Fisheries and Aquaculture
My team of federal scientists, post docs, and graduate students is interested in understanding, forecasting, and mitigating infectious and parasitic disease epidemics that occur in populations of wild marine and anadromous fishes. Our research encompasses numerous pathogens (viruses, bacteria, and parasites) occurring in fish populations throughout the eastern North Pacific, including Puget Sound, BC, and Alaska