Ropeless Fisher App
Virtual Gear Marking for easier fishing and regulation
Free For Everyone
Available for Android
Ropeless Fisher is designed and distributed with a free and open spirit. Everyone in the fishing industry should have access to virtual gear marking, because working together means better business, and friendlier oceans.
Easy to see pins
Easy to view trap locations through a Google Maps view. Ropeless Fisher uses GPS for locations and works outside of cell range.
Trap and trawl locations
Fishers can set trap visibility, however regulators can see all traps from any location at any given time. This means less resources are needed to regulate.
A Fix for the Imperlied Northern Atlantic Right Whale | TedX
Is your lobster worth the extinction of the North Atlantic Right Whale? Veterinarian Michael Moore explores how tragic whale entanglement -- caused by lobster fishing and other line-based fishing -- are unneccesary with new technology that promotes both whale health and your lobster dinner. Michael Moore, marine biologist from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, explains a turnaround story for the endangered North Atlantic right whale.
AFS Student Colloquium; Menucha Conference Center, Portland Oregon
Maxwell Seale and Jacob Wolf present at the Oregon State hosted AFS student Colloquium. Expanding on the history and story of Desert Star, Maxwell and Jacob venture into where Desert Star is leading the marine science world, and the passion to explore that thrives at Desert Star.