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National Press Foundation hosts training on fishing industry [US]

National Press Foundation hosts training on fishing industry [US]

Posted on April 03, 2018

Deadline: 

May 14, 2018

Journalists interested in the latest data and research on ocean health and sustainable fishing can apply for this program.

The National Press Foundation is accepting applicants for a fellowship to attend "Learn about sustainable fishing and health of the oceans" July 8 to 12 in Tampa, Florida.

Participants will learn about commercial versus recreational fishing rights; innovations in fisheries management; regulation and labeling of domestic and imported fish; natural and man-made threats to the oceans; international laws and disputes; and marine biodiversity. 

The fellowship covers airfare, ground transportation, hotel costs and most meals.

The deadline is May 14.

For more information on how to apply, click here.