Announcing our new state fellowship program! Graduate students can launch their careers with a 12-month position in an Alaska-based agency.
Alaska Sea Grant seeks research proposals that address issues of healthy coastal ecosystems, sustainable fisheries and aquaculture, and resilient communities and economies.
This popular book is back in print! All U.S. Atlantic species of whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, manatees, and sea turtles are depicted in this field identification guide. Designed for the professional as well as the casual observer, it shows identifying characteristics and habits for each species. All are illustrated in full color with photographs, body profiles, and distribution maps.
Ilona Kemp is helping to gather and record the historical knowlege of bearded seals and sea otters in three southwestern Alaska communities.
Ellen Chenoweth, a graduate student at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, developed a high school lesson using whale and prey data collected for an Alaska Sea Grant research project. The study evaluates how changes in releasing hatchery salmon could reduce the rate of humpback whale predation.
Workshops • Meetings • Classes
Sep 2, 2014–May 15, 2015
Feb 3–17, 2015
Feb 5–6, 2015
Mar 9–13, 2015
30th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium
May 12–15, 2015
North American Association of Fisheries Economists 8th Biennial Forum
May 20–22, 2015
Alaska Sea Grant's 30th Wakefield symposium, "Tools and Strategies for Assessment and Management of Data-Limited Fish Stocks," will be held in Anchorage, May 12–15, 2015.
Two fellowship opportunities are still open! Visit our Sea Grant Fellowships page for more information on the National Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship and the brand-new Alaska State Fellowship Program. Applications are due February 13. The NOAA Fisheries (NMFS) – Sea Grant Fellowship closed January 29.
A new online Boat electrical course is designed to help boat operators understand and troubleshoot electrical systems.
Alaska Sea Grant and the Alaska Ocean Observing System host a bimonthly one-hour Alaska Marine Policy Forum conference call with Alaska participants interested in marine policy. The next call is March 18 at 1 pm Alaska Time. Join us to hear the latest about marine funding, legislation, and state and federal policy. Visit the AOOS website for contact information and notes from previous calls.