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Jean Thorsteinson

...cousin. They were married in April 1948. At the time Fredrik was employed by the University of Washington's Fisheries Research Institute where he was studying salmon in Alaska. In 1957, Fredrik accepted a position with the Bureau of Commercial...
'Sopping wet' fall, winter ahead

...other strange occurrences. Warm-water fish, such as a skipjack tuna, have been caught in Alaskan waters, says fishery research biologist Joe Orsi. Though it was initially unexplained and being called the "warm blob" by oceanographers, they...
UAF to receive $1M gift

...things we wouldn't otherwise have."Macaulay died in a car accident in 2000 but his commitment to education and fisheries research will be honored for years to come.The gift will be recognized at the Sept. 18 University of Alaska Board of Regents...
Senators push for fish research in Juneau

...It only makes sense that fisheries research in Alaska should be conducted...pointed out that the most recent fisheries research for the Pacific Northwest has...don't think it's done." The fisheries research position in Juneau has been...
Free tours kick off again at local NOAA lab

...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 which are also located in Newport, Ore.; Seattle and in Alaska in...
Biologists investigate mysterious sun star beach stranding

...starfish population.Wasting syndrome probably wasn't to blame in this case, concluded Mandy Lindeberg, a NOAA fisheries research biologist who examined the starfish."There was definitely something wrong with them," Lindeberg told the Empire...
A king without its crown

...conclusion: the fish are fewer and the sizes smaller.That's why scientists like Joe Orsi and Jim Murphy, both fisheries research biologists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, are digging deeper into decades of research...
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Auke Lake: home to Southeast standbys, uncommon species

...across Southeast. RESEARCH STATIONThe Auke Creek Research Station is manned primarily by manager John Joyce, a Fishery Research Biologist with NOAA, and Scott Vulstek, a fishery biologist working on contract for NOAA. At times, the two...
Research for hydro project continues in Susitna drainage

...and also by looking at stable isotopes to get a sense of nutritional variation in the river.Other sampling and fisheries research was also done this summer, which will be detailed Sept. 23.More work is planned for the summer, and through...
ART, EVENTS & MUSIC Details: 523-5667.Presentation by Mandy Lindeberg, 2 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Lindeberg, a fisheries research biologist with NOAA's Auke Bay Laboratory in Juneau, will share her fascination with Alaska's coastal ecology...


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