Title: Marine Fisheries Biologist
Facility: NBO
Program: Shellfish Sanitation and Management
Phone: (508) 990-2860 x 125
E-mail: neil.churchill@state.ma.us

 

Responsibilities
Shellfish Biologist for the City of New Bedford and the Towns of Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Sandwich and Nantucket, including classification and water quality monitoring of the waters under each municipality’s management
MarineFisheries Primary Response Person for spills of hazardous materials in the marine environment
Technical assistance to the public, state and government agencies, and non-government organizations  
Technical assistance to various municipalities pertaining to shellfish management, mitigation, and restoration

Representative to
MarineFisheries Diving Control Board
United States Coast Guard (USCG) Boston Area Committee
USCG Southeastern New England Committee
USCG Boston Maritime Transportation System Recovery Unit
Boston Area Maritime Security Committee