Collecting Stories at the National Working Waterfronts and Waterways Symposium 2018 is a project of Maine Sea Grant, College of the Atlantic, the Island Institute, and the National Working Waterfront Network.
Russ Brohl, a retired ship captain and member of the port authority, speaks about South Bass Island, OH—which has a service and tourism driven economy—and its attempts to shift from being a party island to a family destination. He speaks about the importance of protecting the heritage of the area such as the vineyards and voices his concerns relating to tourism, the threat of algal blooms, and invasive species.
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