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Sean Todd

Sean Todd tells about his time on Frenchman Bay as a professor of oceanography at College of the Atlantic. He grew up in London, and only moved here from Newfoundland after finishing graduate school. His time on the water yielded stories about research with students, trouble with fishermen, and the draw of the ocean.





Tiegan Paulson

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Galen Koch

Suggested citation: Todd, Sean, Frenchman Bay Oral History Interviews, April 24th, 2023, by Tiegan Paulson, 18 pages, Maine Sound and Story. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).


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