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Alex Filous

Alex serves as a Fellow, and considers it his mission to work with communities to pave the way for healthy fisheries, the growth of recreational fly-fishing ecotourism, and sustainable economic opportunities.  

Alex is a Universtiy of Massachusetts Amherst PhD student whose focus is to conserve fish populations by helping local communities study the biology of culturally important fishes while developing sustainable practices for both subsistence fisheries and recreational fly-fishing.