Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Suzanne M. Russell - Staff Profile

Division:
CB
Status:
Federal, NOAA Fisheries
Job Title:
Social Scientist
Phone:
206-860-3274
Email:
Programs:
 

Background

Suzanne Russell has served in various capacities within NOAA since 1992. She joined the NWFSC in August of 1997. After receiving an M.A. in Marine Affairs at the University of Washington, she joined the Socioeconomic Program in April of 2004.

Current Research

Suzanne works on community issues in individual trawl quota (ITQ) systems, a study which will create a socioeconomic description of the U.S. whale watching industry in the Greater Puget Sound, and supports the ongoing fishing communities research.