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Free tours kick off again at local NOAA lab

...than any other private industry.TSMRI is the headquarters of the Auke Bay Laboratories, a division of the Alaska Fisheries Science Center. The 66,000 square foot facility is the largest fisheries research laboratory among NOAA laboratory operations...
Unmanned aircraft industry takes off in Alaska

...seen unmanned craft used for noncommercial purposes.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Alaska Fisheries Science Center staff flew UAVs on Steller sea lion surveys in the Aleutian Islands in the spring of 2012 in conjunction with...
Greenpeace headed to Juneau to urge protection of 'Grand Canyons of the Sea'

...preparing to decide the canyon's fate this week." The release stated that a review, just published by the Alaska Fisheries Science Center, concluded that the canyons likely contain over a third of the Bering Sea's coral habitat, and they are...
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In the Stacks: New nonfiction for adults

...the fish themselves are nearly gone from many of their habitats. Bailey, a former senior scientist at the Alaska Fisheries Science center, predicts the coming collapse of the fishery if something isn't done soon. Or perhaps it's already too...
Alaska books roundup 2013

...Fish: The Untold Story of Alaska Pollock" by Kevin M. Bailey. Bailey is a former senior scientist at the Alaska Fisheries Science Center of NOAA. His book on Alaska pollock includes discussions on science, politics, economics and natural history...
Winter fishing seasons begin, snow crab early

...reflect its evolutionary lineage.According to an explanation from James Orr and Duane Stevenson at NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center, the change comes after genetic studies showed that pollock has the same lineage as Atlantic, Greenland...
NOAA Alaska Fisheries now in 140 characters

...characters at a time from National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Alaska Region and Alaska Fisheries Science Center on twitter.NOAA Fisheries Alaska opened its official twitter account, September 13. Find NOAA's Alaska...
Steller sea lion numbers show signs population is recovering

...years doesn't scientifically establish a clear population trend," said Doug DeMaster, director of the Alaska Fisheries Science Center. "I think it's still a 'wait and see' situation," said Lowell Fritz, who oversaw the count. "Maybe...
Commercial fishermen called on to save whales to promote the recovery of this population is urgently needed," said Doug DeMaster, head of NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center. The initiative was announced this week at the meeting of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council in...
NOAA photographers place in national contest

...recently by Vice Admiral Conrad Lautenbacher, head of the agency. David Csepp, a research biologist at the Alaska Fishery Science Center's Auke Bay Laboratories, took a second place for his photo of researchers with herring caught during an...


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