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Rockfish and Marine Reserves

Oregon's Marine Reserves are now a few years old. Fishing is banned in them. Scientists are using SMURFS, drifters, satellites and even high controlled fishing to determine if they have an impact. The ambitious plans to save entire ecosystems in the ocean may take many years to have an effect.


Oregon Marine Reserves Website

Oregon Policy Advisory Council Website

Science of Marine Reserves Website


Producer - Vince Patton

Videographers - Michael Bendixen, Nick Fisher

Editor - Michael Bendixen

Additional Video - ODFW, Tom Calvanese, Green Fire Productions

Animation & Data - Dr. Scott Heppell, Tom Calvanese, Green Fire Productions, Todd Sonflieth

Special Thanks to Captain Rob Waddell

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