Committee of Age Reading Experts

The C.A.R.E. Mission

The Committee of Age Reading Experts (CARE) is a cooperative effort between international, state, and federal agencies dedicated to standardizing and improving age determination techniques and activities for Pacific Ocean fish species.


2019-2022 CARE Officers

Chair: Delsa Anderl (AFSC)
Vice Chair: Andrew Claiborne (WDFW)
Secretary: Nikki Paige (NWFSC-PSMFC)
CARE Manual: Elisa Russ (ADFG)
Webmaster: Jon Short (AFSC)
Web Forum: Nikki Paige (NWFSC-PSMFC)