Greater Atlantic Region Protected Resources Office

Greater Atlantic Region Protected Resources Office

55 Great Republic Drive
NOAA Fisheries Service
Gloucester, MA, 01930
Phone: (978) 281-9300
Email: nmfs.gar.garfo@noaa.gov
Fax: (978) 281-9207
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Key Contacts

Diane Borggaard

Acting Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Group Lead
Phone: (978) 282-8453

Colleen Coogan

Marine Mammal Take Reduction Team Coordinator
Phone: (978) 281-9181

Jean Higgins

ESA Listing, Monitoring, and Outreach Coordinator
Phone: (978) 281-9345

Julie Crocker

Endangered Fish Recovery Branch Chief
Phone: (978) 282-8480

Mark Murray-Brown

Endangered Species Act Section 7 Coordinator
Phone: (978) 281-9306

Kate Sampson

Stranding and Disentanglement Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8470

Ellen Keane

Bycatch Reduction and Outreach
Phone: (978) 282-8476

Lynn Lankshear

Atlantic Sturgeon Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8473

Bill Barnhill

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 282-8460

Peter Kelliher

Monitoring Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8474

Matt Buhyoff

Consultation Biologist/Merrymeeting Bay Salmon Recovery Coordinator
Phone: 207-866-4238

Edith Carson-Supino

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 282-8490

Mark Minton

Enforcement Liaison
Phone: (978) 282-8484

Danielle Palmer

Protected Resources Liaison
Phone: (978) 282-8468

Dan Tierney

Gulf of Maine Salmon Recovery Coordinator
Phone: (207) 866-3755

Peter Johnsen

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 281-9416

Mendy Garron

Marine Mammal Response Program Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8478

Allison Rosner

Marine Mammal Outreach Specialist/Social Media Specialist
Phone: (978) 282-8462

David Bean

Consultation Biologist/Atlantic Salmon Team
Phone: (207) 866-4172

Zach Jylkka

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 282-8467

David Morin

Large Whale Disentanglement Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8472

Max Tritt

Fishery Biologist
Phone: (207) 866-3756

Donald Dow

Hydro/Fish Passage Engineer
Phone: (207) 866-8758

Dan Marrone

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 282-8465

Carrie Upite

Sea Turtle Recovery Coordinator
Phone: (978) 282-8475

Sarah Bailey

(Contractor) Diadromous Fish Outreach
Phone: (207) 866-7262

Jeff Murphy

Consultation Biologist/ESA Hydropower Coordinator
Phone: (207) 866-7379

Chris Vaccaro

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (978) 281-9167

John Higgins

Fishing Industry Liaison
Phone: (207) 677-2316

Rory Saunders

Downeast Coastal Salmon Recovery Coordinator
Phone: (207) 866-4049

Dan Kircheis

Penobscot Bay Salmon Recovery Coordinator/International Management
Phone: (207) 866-7320

Brian Hopper

Section 7 Biologist
Phone: (410) 276-5649

Ainsley Smith

Marine Mammal Stranding Coordinator (Contractor)
Phone: (978) 281-9291

Jolvan Morris

Energy Team/SCUTES (Contractor)
Phone: (978) 282-8429

Nick Sisson

BOEM/Offshore Wind (Contractor)
Phone: (978) 281-9179

Chiharu Mori

(Contractor)
Phone: (978) 281-9378

Meredith Moise

(Contractor)
Phone: (978) 281-9195

Chao Zou

NOAA Affiliate, Economist
Phone: (508) 495-4717