Title: Senior Marine Fisheries Biologist, Recreational Fisheries Project Leader
Facility: NBO
Program: Recreational Fisheries
Phone: (508) 990-2860 x 107
E-mail: paul.caruso@state.ma.us

Responsibilities
Manage species specific fisheries research
  Tautog age and growth
  Bluefish age and growth
  Striped bass tagging
  Fluke tagging
Investigation of short term phenomena affecting fisheries such as fish kills and oil spills

Representative to
   Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) technical and stock assessment committees for
      tautog
      summer flounder
      black sea bass
      scup
      bluefish
   ASMFC Interstate Tagging Committee, Chairman
   ASMFC Recreational Technical Committee, member
   Mid-Atlantic Marine Fisheries Council Monitoring Committee, member