Tag Archives: Dave Basley

Colleagues remember longtime fisheries biologist

You probably never met Dave Boucher. You probably never think of him when you reel in a trout or a salmon, or when you hop off the boat after a beautiful day of fishing with family and friends. You probably don’t realize he was a fisheries biologist for more than 30 years, and devoted his […]

Biologist earned his retirement pub tour

One of the gripes you hear in this line of work goes something like this: “Newspapers (or TV stations, or bloggers) spend too much time covering bad news. We want good news.” The people who say such things truly believe that’s what they want. I’m convinced of that. But the fact remains, “Dog doesn’t bite […]