Engagement & communication

Synthesize. Analyze. Communicate.

Engagement with communities, fishers, and stakeholders is central to successful fisheries management. We create science communication materials tailored to  technical and non-technical audiences alike. Our preferred approach is to couple analysis with professional communication materials such as videos, presentations, and workshops to ensure clear communication of our work.


We specialize in easy to use web applications for science communication and fisheries decision-support. These applications have the power to:

  • Facilitate interactive data visualization and exploration.
  • Conduct repeatable and automated analysis & reporting.
  • Catalyze stakeholder engagement and effective communication with diverse audiences.
  • Inform fisheries management decisions.

Custom tailored solutions

We design, build, and maintain web applications that are customized to your unique fishery or ecological endeavor. Applications are for fisheries of all sizes and for stakeholder groups and community-led initiatives.

Rapid capacity building

We help fishery management organizations to rapidly gain technical capacity and achieve effective communication. Our team writes the code, your team uses the interface.

Each application is a custom designed stand-alone product. Please contact us to discuss how we can help.


Value-added subscription service

To complement client investment in application development, we offer a full-service approach to web hosting and on-going oversight of application products.

On-going scientific guidance

We also offer the option of on-going scientific oversight of application-related products. This option ensures that preparation of scientific reports, as well as data integration into your application are handled by a qualified fishery professional.

Grow your web applications

Our subscription service includes consultant time to incrementally update your application’s features. This approach maintains your application’s utility, relevance, and visibility. 

Subscription details

Includes web deployment, user authentication & administration, user assistance, and persistent data storage. Plus, built-in consultant time tailored to your needs. 

Please contact us for more details and for pricing.


Our web applications are coded using R Shiny. R Shiny enables specialized code for analysis and visualization to be linked to a user-friendly interface. Our team writes the code, your team uses the interface. R Shiny is a powerful tool for rapid prototyping, as code and user interface can be easily modified. Dashboards can live on the web or on your desktop. Learn more on the Shiny homepage.