DSF Hires New Assistant Hatchery Manager!

Rachel Gorich has been hired as the new Assistant Hatchery Manager for DSF’s Peter Gray Hatchery in East Machias. Rachel brings years of fisheries research experience from her time as an undergraduate at the University of Maine, Machias where she … Continue reading

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