photo of Baker

Torie Baker
MAP Agent

Associate Professor, UAF

Phone: 907.424.7542
Fax: 907.424.3673

Marine Advisory Program
PO Box 814
Cordova, AK 99574



Commercial fishing, seafood marketing, community education, distance education


Alaska Marine Safety Education Association, PWS Advisory Committee to Alaska Boards of Fish and Game, Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Public Advisory Committee, Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals, American Fisheries Society, Cordova District Fishermen United, United Fishermen of Alaska


Torie and friends

Torie greets (l to r) Flaxen Conway, OSU Sea Grant, and extension educators Jon Newkirk and Dennis Fiess, WSU Western Center for Risk Management during an Alaska visit.

PWS Activities

cordova boats

The Cordova harbor in October. A fleet of 600 salmon gillnet and seiners homeport in this southeast Prince William Sound community.

torie leads a class

Talkin' fish biz with seiners in Valdez during the 2004 TAA technical assistance workshops.

torie explains flotation devices

Explaining personal flotation devices to younger members of the Cordova fishing fleet during USCG Community Marine Safety Day, May 2006.

net mending

More than 70 Cordovans have taken the LFS/MAP gillnet hanging class since last year. (Photo by Deborah Mercy, MAP)