Steve Ganey oversees Pew’s work in regional marine and fisheries conservation. He directs projects to encourage the sustainable management of ocean fisheries, prevent the destruction of aquatic habitat, and encourage an ecosystem-based approach to fisheries management and specific large marine ecosystems.
Ganey has more than a decade of experience in marine fisheries policy, research and advocacy. He headed the Regional Marine Conservation Project, for which he provided strategic direction and oversight for a variety of U.S. marine preservation advocacy projects; was a senior staff member for the Pew Oceans Commission; and served as a fisheries conservation specialist and campaign manager for the Alaska Marine Conservation Council.
Ganey holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology-anthropology from Ripon College and a master’s degree in environmental studies from Evergreen State College.
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On Oct. 8, The Pew Charitable Trusts’ U.S. public lands project submitted testimony regarding the California Coastal National Monument Expansion Act, the California Desert Conservation and Recreation Act, and the Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary Act of 2015 to the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Read More