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Kyle Pepperman

Kyle Pepperman, a marine biologist at the Downeast Institute in Jonesboro, ME, spoke about the work of DEI, his experience there from summer intern to now more than a decade of employment, how hatcheries could help vulnerable shellfish populations, and his hopes for the future of aquaculture in Maine.




Eliza Oldach

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Natalie Springuel

Suggested citation: Pepperman, Kyle Oral History Interview, February 28, 2019, by Natalie Springuel and Eliza Oldach, Page #, Maine Sound & Story. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).


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