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We're often asked why we do what we do, and how we do our work. In our latest blog, NAMA's director Niaz Dorry answers those questions. Read Six Things to Know About NAMA here.

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Seafood Throwdown in Roxbury this summerSeafood Throwdown in Roxbury this summer

In 2014, we felt the strength of this network of collaborators amplifying and supporting our efforts to build a more just and sustainable seafood supply. Read on for more about our work this year.

In the Spotlight

Reject Distractions; Fix Catch Shares Now

This opinion piece by Brett Tolley appeared in the September issue of Commercial Fisheries News and shines a spotlight on the drivers of catch share programs including the Charles Koch Foundation, Walton Family Foundation of Walmart, and others. Time to fix New England's catch share policy now! 


Who Fishes Matters TV

It's Seafood Throwdown season! Check out this video from the Slow Food Youth team at the University of New Hampshire who organized the first ever youth-led Seafood Throwdown. Also check out their work in transforming UNH's seafood buying policies

Thank You!

What a great night... thank you for all the love in the room! This night would not have been possible with so many people including all of you who joined us, The Williams Agency, who produced the event for us; Arts at the Armory for hosting us; our community partner Sustainable Business Network of MassachusettsSomerville Local First, Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness, and Nickerson Art Gallery who also curated the amazing art exhibit that is going on till December 24th; amazing food provided by Johnny's LuncheonetteTurner's Seafood Grill & MarketBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, ROCKs, Cabot Creamery CooperativeChica de Gallo: libations from Spindrift FreshCape Ann Brewing, and, Green Ambrosia; seafood provided by Red's BestSitka Salmon Shares, and New Orleans ShrimpHouse; our sponsors Edible BostonMIT Sea Grant College Program, and Carroll Steele Insurance; Uber for making sure everyone had a ride; all those who donated auction items; and last but not least our dedicated board and staff, and the volunteers who worked their butt off all night!. Thank you all for making this night a memorable one.


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