Tom Duym | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Tom Duym

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Location of Interview
Collection Name

Voices of the Maine Fishermen’s Forum 2019

Voices of the Maine Fishermen’s Forum 2019 is a project of Maine Sea Grant, The First Coast, College of the Atlantic, and the Island Institute, with support from the Maine Fishermen’s Forum Board of Directors.

principal investigator
Date of Interview
02-28-2019
Transcribers

Giulia Cardoso

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Transcript
Biographical Sketch

Tom Duym, from Lamoine, ME, shares his decade-long experience as an educator dedicated to supporting high school students from fishing backgrounds in developing skills and knowledge that are relevant to their career interests and will empower them as community members. After recounting some past experiences, he focuses on his current position at the Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries and how his work with students enrolled in the Eastern Maine Skippers Program is informing his hopes and concerns for the future of coastal Maine.


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