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Chris Petersen

Chris Petersen, a professor of biology and ecology at College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, ME, talks about his research on marine resources, what he values about smaller communities, the changes in the scientific community over the past decades, and the challenges faced by scientists working in Frenchman Bay.




Griffin Pollock

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Natalie Springuel

Suggested citation: Petersen, Chris l Oral History Interview, March 1, 2019, by Matt Frassica and Griffin Pollock, Page #, Maine Sound & Story. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).


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