|Interviewee||Description||Interviewer||Date of Interview||Location of Interview||Affiliation||Collection|
This is an interview with the alewife agent for the city of Ellsworth, Maine. Each year lobstermen come to buy alewives for bait for the lobster. He discusses the mechanics of the fish trap and moving the fish to their spawning grounds. He discusses the life cycle of the alewife and the importance to the lobster harvest. He discusses the sea birds that follow the fish and the competition that develops among them.
|Brandon Lane, Anna Briggs||Ellsworth, ME||NOAA/NMFS Local Fisheries Knowledge Pilot Project||Ellsworth High School - Maine|