Skip to main content
Unsupported Browser Detected

Internet Explorer lacks support for the features of this website. For the best experience, please use a modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox, or Edge.

A Day in the Life: Fisheries Observer Profiles & Blogs

Fishery observers are NOAA Fisheries' eyes and ears on the water. Interested in learning more about what a typical day looks like for observers? Check out the observer profiles and blogs below!

Table of Contents

More On This Topic

Commercial fishing in the Valdez, Alaska harbor. Commercial fishing in the Valdez, Alaska harbor.
Large black and white sea turtle swims in the blue ocean with yellow and black striped fish The Pacific leatherback sea turtles have existed in their current form without scales and a hard shell since the age of the dinosaurs, but threats from bycatch, egg harvesting, and degradation of nesting habit have made this species endangered. Photo credit: Jason Isley, Scubazoo.