Evans’s research focuses on how Maine’s seafood economy can withstand the pressures of change. He studies how resource management decisions impact resource users and influence public preferences for resource policy and products. He is currently investigating how climate impacts Maine’s American lobster fishery. His research also focuses on rights-based fisheries management, cooperation in the commons, marine aquaculture, marine policy, and non-market valuation methods. Visit Evans’s biography to learn more.
Evans’s work is supported by:
- School of Economics at the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture
- Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station
Experiment Station contributions
- Current project: Resiliency and the Seafood Economy. Hatch project number ME022202.