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Cynthia Ferrio

Fishery Policy Analyst
Sustainable Fisheries Division
Atlantic States Commission, Mid-Atlantic Council and Ecosystems Branch
Bluefish, Northeast Skate Complex, Spiny Dogfish
Office: (978) 281-9180
Email: cynthia.ferrio@noaa.gov
Fax: (978) 281-9207

Cynthia Ferrio

Fishery Policy Analyst

Cynthia is the policy lead for the Northeast skate complex, Atlantic bluefish, and spiny dogfish fishery management plans at the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office (GARFO). She is also the GARFO representative on the for the NEFMC Northeast Skate Complex Plan Development Team, and the MAFMC Atlantic Bluefish Fishery Management Action Team.

Cynthia has also worked as a contractor with the region's lobster management team, and as a fishery management specialist for several other New England and Mid-Atlantic fisheries including summer flounder, scup, black sea bass, monkfish, whiting, red crab, tilefish, and clams.

  • M.S. Marine Science, Concentration in Marine Biosciences; University of Delaware
  • B.S. Biology, Albion College


Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office