Title: Habitat Program Leader
Facility: NBO
Program: Fisheries Habitat
Phone: (508) 990-2860 x 145
E-mail: kathryn.ford@state.ma.us

Responsibilities
Marine habitat mapping
Technology development
Benthic and water column imaging using single and multibeam sonars
Representative for ocean planning and ecosystem based management

Representative To
Ocean Plan Science Advisory Council
Massachusetts Bays Program Management Committee
New England Fisheries Management Council Habitat Plan Development Team
NROC Habitat Classification Working Group
CMECS Working Group