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Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

...the next summer dissecting sea otter carcasses collected from beaches and frozen.The U.S. Geological Survey research biologist is the lead author of a federal study released last month that concludes that sea otters have finally returned to...
Sea otters declared recovered from 1989 Exxon Valdez spill sediment years after the spill and likely contributed to a delay in sea otter recovery, said lead author and research biologist Brenda Ballachey."One of the lessons we can take from this is that the chronic effects of oil in the environment...
Wildlife Wednesday to focus on mountain goats

...Alliance-Southeast Chapter, will be given by Kevin White who will speak about mountain goats.White is a Wildlife Research Biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish & Game's Division of Wildlife Conservation in Juneau. His talk, "Ecology...
Wildlife Wednesday lecture focuses on mountain goats in Southeast Alaska

Kevin Hood, a local wildlife research biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish & Game's Wildlife Conservation Division, will speak from 7-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb...
Fishermen focus on how ADFG sets and achieves escapement goals

...professor Ray Hilborn, University of Rhode Island professor Jeremy Collie and National Marine Fisheries Service research biologist Robert Kope each reviewed, and commented, on the reports.Each reviewer's comments were published anonymously...
Average SE pink salmon harvest predicted in 2014

...million in 2006."Before 2006, our odd- and even-year pinks were both mostly performing at high levels," said research biologist Andy Piston.Since the anomaly in 2006, the department has seen an even-odd pattern of good and poor years...
Kings may drive news, but sockeyes drive Inlet economy just, more of a true sport fishery where you're out there to hook and release."Ken Tarbox, retired ADFG research biologist, said understanding that sport fishing had more economic value than commercial fishing in the Cook Inlet did not...
A king without its crown

...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 to put forth...
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Questions remain about king counts after ADFG shift to high-tech sonar

...ADFG would "probably continue our netting at about the same location, but be doing it differently."Former area research biologist Ken Tarbox said king salmon managers could be focusing too much attention on the minutiae of counting the king salmon...
Auke Lake: home to Southeast standbys, uncommon species

...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 (sometimes...


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