Outgoing Coast Range Radio host and producer, Andrew, introduces Michael Gaskill. Michael will be the new host and producer of Coast Range Radio and is the new communications staff for the Coast Range Association.
Michael and Andrew interview Cristen Don who oversees the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife's Marine Reserve Program. Over the past 17 years Cristen's work has spanned a variety of ocean related topics including marine protected areas, ocean renewable energy, and fisheries. Cristen has worked on the planning and implementation of Oregons marine reserves since 2007. She has a Bachelors degree in marine biology from UC Santa Cruz and a Masters degree in marine and environmental affairs from the University of Washington.
They discuss the five beautiful marine reserves in Oregon, the research ODFW does at the reserves, the community groups who support the reserves, and how to get involved. To learn more visit - oregonmarinereserves.com
Released on 05-04-2022