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Candidate profile: Jerry Nankervis, Assembly D2

...take several things. We need to increase the good paying, year-round jobs, such as the mining industry and fisheries research provides. The Assembly is working to try and bring more fisheries jobs to the Ted Stevens NOAA facility. We need...
Parks: Welcome, Fourth Graders

...Alaska, Juneau's Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute is already free and open to the public; so is the Kodiak Fisheries Research Center. Kachemak Bay National Estuarine Reserve is also participating in the program, said NOAA spokesperson Julie...
Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

...Heather and Tuck. In Juneau, George was director of fisheries research for US Fish and Wildlife Service at the Auke Bay...then moved to Michigan where he was the Director of Fisheries Research at NOAA with a specific focus on the Great Lakes...
An ocean of change: Warm gulf leads to unusual happenings, worried scientists

...said. "I know water temperatures are up here, but I haven't seen it affecting the whales."This year, said fishery research biologist and station manager John Joyce, pink salmon passed through the Auke Creek Research Station's weir the...
Get to know NOAA: Summertime tours kick off again at TSMRI

...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, Oregon; Seattle, and in Alaska...
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...


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