Dolphinfish is one of the top landed species in terms of weight around Puerto Rico, yet most of the island’s restaurants serve imported dolphinfish. Beyond Our Shores, Inc., is working to provide the ability for participating restaurants to showcase where you can get the freshest, locally harvested dolphinfish filet as well as other sustainably harvested seasonal seafoods. Read More

Tropic Star Lodge DRP Update

First Year of Research Complete By Dr. Wessley Merten – December 2019 It has been a year since the Dolphinfish Research Program expanded to the Tropic Star Lodge located in Pinas Bay, Panama. Recently, with support from the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and the Guy Harvey Research Institute, we embarked on our second research expedition… Read More

Request your DRP tagging kit!

Since 2002, the Dolphinfish Research Program has distributed more than 37,346 (running total as of 1.12.2018) plastic dart tags to fishermen around the world! Below is a graph that shows the peak of when most of the tags were shipped over the past 16 years (on the left) and how we should shift our effort… Read More

Don Hammond Receives Award

Don Hammond has had a remarkable career in fisheries and we are honored to present to him the Recognition of Distinguished Leadership award for founding the Dolphinfish Research Program and advancing its work.  In an ongoing review of the DRP, we calculate that he was responsible for the distribution of at least 37,211 tags to… Read More