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Biologists track unusual fish sightings on Alaska's coast

...likely because of warmer ocean temperatures caused by El Nino and the patch of warm water known as "The Blob."State fishery biologist Scott Meyer, who is based in Homer, is amassing photos from people with bizarre sightings. Those include a...
Half of Columbia River sockeye dying due to hot water warming water temperatures.Federal and state fisheries biologists say the warm water is lethal for the cold-water...ultimately perish.Elsewhere in the region, state fisheries biologists in Oregon say more than 100 spring chinook died...
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Volunteers coordinate work party for Boy Scouts

...Ban, EXIT Realty; Laura Baker, SEABIA Executive Officer and of MAC's Design & Construction; Judy Lum a State fisheries biologist; Susan Stopher of Stopher Construction with their support team, Amelia (10) and Oliver (7). In addition...
Keep ears tuned for special interests

...local governments and Native tribes, strongly opposed this fish protection rollback (concerns raised by state fisheries biologists, however, have been effectively gagged under the Murkowski administration's ham-fisted "one-voice...
Alaska Digest

...National Park and Preserve in Copper Center. "This seems like a reasonable solution to go forward with." One state fisheries biologist said the closure was a "piecemeal solution" to a bigger problem, and another said there was no way to measure...
Winner's Tales

...salmon gear and was going after cohos when it hit. "I just sat down and this fish tapped," said the Haines state fisheries biologist. It took 20 minutes to haul in the king. He turned it in first thing Saturday morning at Auke Bay. He planned...
Under Clean Water Act, lower Kenai river might be 'impaired'

...political and corporate big shots. "It's just a sad day for the Kenai River," said Ken Tarbox, a retired state fisheries biologist who fishes the river. "A world-class salmon river is now polluted." Nonetheless, he and others who want...
Female hunters gather to sharpen skills

...Babcock, whose 10-year-old granddaughter Malin Murray was the youngest student in the class, is a retired state fisheries biologist. Why a women-only course? It's easier for women to learn in a setting with other women, Paasquan said...
Seeker of extraterrestrials to speak

...director of research Jill Tartar spoke at UAS in 1996. She drew a standing-room-only crowd, according to state fisheries biologist Stephen Wright, the man responsible for inviting Shostak to town. Wright is a SETI donor and has been interested...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...that's delaying Bristol Bay's king salmon run could also push back the arrival of millions of red salmon, state fishery biologists said Thursday. The surface temperature at Port Moller, at the bay's southern edge, is about 7 degrees colder...


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