Title: Invertebrate Fisheries Biologist
Facility: NBO
Program: Coastal Lobster Investigations
Phone: (508) 990-2860 x 148
E-mail: derek.perry@state.ma.us

Responsibilities
Coordinate annual early benthic phase lobster suction survey
Coordinate temperature monitoring program
Scientific diving
GIS
Data analysis and database management
Biological studies on lobster, blue crab, Jonah crab, and rock crab
Monitor harvest, biomedical use, and spawning success of horseshoe crabs

Representative to
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Horseshoe Crab Technical Committee