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Scientists breed Arctic fish as they study ocean warming

...south as the Bering Sea, but they are far more abundant in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas, said Benjamin Laurel, a fisheries research biologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Arctic cod are difficult to study because they...
Fish and Game gets new deputy commissioner

...University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1983 and 1984. He received his master's degree from the University of Washington Fisheries Research Institute. He has worked for the state since 1981.
Off the Beaten Path: Notes from the transboundary

...go away - they can contaminate a watershed for multiple generations.Sarah O'Neal, the Associate Director of Fisheries Research and Consulting, said 40 percent of Pacific salmon have been extirpated from their original range. One third of the...
'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...
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...
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...
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...


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