Featured Event


RookSkills 2017The New England Grassroots Environment Fund invites all grassroots organizers, sustainable businesses, nonprofit leaders, and passionate community members to the annual RootSkills Conference in Manchester, NH from November 30 - December 2. RootSkills aims to connect community organizers and nonprofits working to address social justice challenges and improve community health, community resilience, and the environment in northern New England. Now more than ever, it is critical that organizers work together to build a shared vision for a more just and sustainable region. 

NAMA's Blog

Peter Periera Photo for Southeast TodayNOAA's policies allowing unbridled consolidation of the fishing industry led to the excessive power the Codfather held. Will NOAA do the right thing when it comes to sanctions about Carlos Rafael? NAMA's Coordinating Director Niaz Dorry gets into this story in her recent blog "NOAA vs. The Codfather."

Recent Newsletters

  • Read about NAMA going to this year's World Forum of Fisher People's General Assembly in India, the US Food Sovereignty Prize, Codfather sentencing, testimony to US congress for the Fish Bill, and more. 

  • Read about the Codfather's upcoming sentencing, what we think should be done about his crimes and the policies that gave him power, and other updates like our trip to DC, Farm Aid, and the upcoming last few Seafood Throwdowns!

  • The Codfather's sentencing, a packed Seafood Throwdown season, and growing demand for community based seafood... that's what summer is all about around these parts. Check out our latest newsletter for more details.