OAC E-News – Feb 3, 2016

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Osterville Anglers Club

E-News for February 3, 2016

For those members who have paid 2016 dues – thank you,
for those who have not, please do so ASAP!
Two Boat Shows This Week End
With our first blizzard behind us and the current weather almost spring like, it’s time to get out and check out the latest and greatest for 2016.  Right here in Hyannis this Friday-Sunday is the Cape Cod Boatbuilders show.  There are some incredible hand crafted boats, as well as the latest electronics and other vendors:
    
Tomorrow February 4th  through Sunday February 7th is the Providence Boat Show.  Don’t forget to check out the seminar schedule, with lots of fishing presentations, from offshore to striped bass to jigging up bottom fish:
  

       

Whale and Sea Turtle Disentanglement Presentation
by Lisa Sette
Thursday, February 11th @ 6:00PM
 ”CCS image. Taken under NOAA permit 932-1905″
 
Lisa Sette has been a member of the Marine Animal Entanglement Response team at the Center for Coastal Studies for the past 9 years.  She also leads a seal project with CCS and is a founding member of the North Atlantic Seal Research Consortium (NASRC).  Before coming to CCS, Lisa worked for many years as a naturalist and lecturer on expedition ships around the globe.  Her career on the water began at the New England Aquarium as a naturalist and at University of Massachusetts, Boston as a captain of a research
vessel.  She currently lives in North Truro on Cape Cod.
  
Entanglement is a leading cause of injury and mortality for whales and sea turtles around the world. The sources of entanglement are extensive and complex. This talk will provide an overview of entanglement here in New England and how biologists, fishermen, responders and managers are working together to come up with solutions.

$10/person which includes a Pasta Dinner
  
Please RSVP at 508-420-4336 or
For more information, please visit www.ostervilleanglersclub.com
Osterville Anglers Club
PO Box 395  Osterville, MA  02655
508-420-4336
  
                
And Silver Sponsors:
Tandem Seven, Inc. | Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod
KenMark Office Systems | Crosby Yacht Yard
 Dustbusters | Bank of Cape Cod