Toledo, OR | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Toledo, OR

Interviewee Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation Collection
Tia Retherford

Fishermen's wives, mothers, and daughters have historically played integral roles in fishing families for generations. Responsibilities have typically included managing homes, children, and business operations. As fisheries management increases in complexity, the roles of women in fisheries is changing. While still maintaining their traditional roles, they are also expanding into management, research, and advocacy. In some circumstances, women are interacting regularly with other fishermen, processors, fisheries managers at both the state and federal levels, as well as researchers.

Sarah Calhoun Toledo, OR Voices of the West Coast, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA-NMFS The Lives of Fishermen's Wives, Mothers, and Daughters - Oregon
Kelsea Retherford

Fishermen's wives, mothers, and daughters have historically played integral roles in fishing families for generations. Responsibilities have typically included managing homes, children, and business operations. As fisheries management increases in complexity, the roles of women in fisheries is changing. While still maintaining their traditional roles, they are also expanding into management, research, and advocacy. In some circumstances, women are interacting regularly with other fishermen, processors, fisheries managers at both the state and federal levels, as well as researchers.

Sarah Calhoun Toledo, OR Voices of the West Coast, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA-NMFS The Lives of Fishermen's Wives, Mothers, and Daughters - Oregon
Kelley Retherford

Fishermen's wives, mothers, and daughters have historically played integral roles in fishing families for generations. Responsibilities have typically included managing homes, children, and business operations. As fisheries management increases in complexity, the roles of women in fisheries is changing. While still maintaining their traditional roles, they are also expanding into management, research, and advocacy. In some circumstances, women are interacting regularly with other fishermen, processors, fisheries managers at both the state and federal levels, as well as researchers.

Sarah Calhoun Toledo, OR Voices of the West Coast, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA-NMFS The Lives of Fishermen's Wives, Mothers, and Daughters - Oregon
Mike Wilson

Interview topics include background and how participant began fishing, social ties and connections, changes in fishing, Kodiak history, changes in fisheries management, rationalization, changes in crab fishery, ability of new crew to enter fishery, cyclic species patterns, and local knowledge of fishermen.

Christina Package-Ward Toledo, OR NOAA-NMFS Oregon Residents in Alaska's Historical Fishing
Rex Hockema

Interview topics include background and how participant began fishing, social ties, Joint Venture fishing, seafood processing, changes in fisheries management, rationalization, cost of entry in fishing, Kodiak history, changes in crab fishery, changes in pollock fishery, changes in shrimp fishery, and Exxon Valdez oil spill.

Christina Package-Ward Toledo, OR NOAA-NMFS, Preserve America Oregon Residents in Alaska's Historical Fishing