NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Fisheries Innovation Fund
Project Title: Integrating an Intelligent Discard Chute into New England Groundfish Electronic Monitoring (MA)
A.I.S., Inc.
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Develop and pilot a solution for electronic monitoring in collaboration with high catch fishing industry partners in the New England groundfish fishery. Project will develop an approach with on vessel artificial intelligence in a discard chute system, wireless video transfer, web-based video review, and integration of broadband vessel monitoring systems and electronic logbooks to incentivize fleet adoption for the high catch New England groundfish trawl vessel fleet.

Award Amount:
Georges Bank and Gulf of Maine, Massachusetts