Title: Aquatic Biologist
Facility: ARS
Program: Shellfish Sanitation and Management
Phone: (978) 282-0308 x 158
E-mail: dave.roach@state.ma.us

 

Responsibilities
Classify shellfish growing areas in compliance with the National Shellfish Sanitation Program through
  Water quality monitoring
  Hydrographic dye studies
  Pollution source evaluation including Wastewater Treatment Plants
Marine Biotoxin Monitoring
Oil Spill Response
Provide technical assistance pertaining to all aspects shellfish management, shellfish aquaculture, and shellfish biology
Liaison with other government agencies/departments and nongovernment entities as required