Community Fisheries Network

Community Fisheries NetworkMaine Center for Coastal Fisheries is a member of the Community Fisheries Network, a group of community-based fishing organizations from across the United States addressing common challenges. Island Institute and Ecotrust formed and manage the network, with start-up funding from National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s Fisheries Innovation Fund – which has also supported Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries’ fisheries access work in state and federally-managed fisheries. Community Fisheries Network builds capacity in:

  • Organizational development
  • Sustainability standards and metrics
  • Seafood and fisheries business-planning
  • Communications and marketing