Study Shows More Dogfish in Gulf of Maine

Study Shows More Dogfish in Gulf of Maine
Dogfish Sandwich (inset Maryland Department of Natural Resources) Dogfish/NOAA.

MPBN.net: New research by a Maine-based marine biologist could have big implications for fisheries management in the Gulf of Maine.

The study, authored by University of New England professor James Sulikowski, suggests that a voracious predator known as spiny dogfish may be far more prevalent in the Gulf of Maine than originally thought, and could be more of a threat to other species.

Read about dogfish in the Gulf of Maine.