The View from 500 Feet | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

The View from 500 Feet

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    Principal Investigator:
    Joshua Wrigley
Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Jonathan Mayhew

Interview with spotter pilot Jonathan Mayhew of Chilmark, MA. Interview contains information on fish spotting, flying, regulations, swordfish and bluefin tuna.

Kelly L. Peyton, Joshua Wrigley Chilmark, MA NOAA The View from 500 Feet
Wayne Davis

Interview with spotter pilot Wayne Davis of Wakefield, RI in which he recounts experiences in the harpoon swordfish fishery as well as his career as a spotter pilot. Interview contains information on fish migration patterns, seasonal events, the process of spotting fish, interactions with other marine creatures and the community of Wakefield, RI.

Joshua Wrigley Wakefield, RI NOAA The View from 500 Feet