This position collects recreational and commercial catch data used for short-term quota management and long-term management of ocean recreational and commercial fisheries.  These duties are critical in ensuring that ocean fishery catches do not exceed allowable levels established to ensure conservation of fish resources.   The data collection duties of this position allow maximum fishing opportunity in economically depressed coastal communities, while assuring that conservation objectives are met for long-term fishery sustainability.  This position interacts with the public answering questions and explaining sampling procedures. Conduct port sampling of recreational and commercial fisheries. Tasks include:  Collection of catc

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