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Wasting found in multiple Kachemak Bay sea stars

12 May 2015

Sea stars that may have wasting disease were discovered last week in Kachemak Bay.

Shellfish farming workshops offered in Ketchikan and Homer

04 May 2015

For shellfish farmers or those interested in getting into shellfish aquaculture, the Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program is offering two levels of shellfish farming workshops in Ketchikan and Homer.

Kodiak Killers make their spring appearance

04 May 2015

A pod of mammal-eating killer whales visits Kodiak Harbor each year to hunt sea lions.

Symposium offers information on data-poor fisheries

04 May 2015

Alaska Sea Grant is hosting the 30th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium, “Tools and Strategies for Assessment and Management of Data-Limited Fish Stocks.”

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CoastWise Alaska radio stories

Audio news and information service of Alaska Sea Grant, offered as a public service to radio stations, schools, environmental groups, and others without charge. Note: CoastWise was discontinued in 2009, but radio transcripts and mp3 files are available online.

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Arctic Science Journeys

Interesting and informative programs about science, culture, and the environment of the circumpolar north. Note: ASJ was discontinued in 2005, but radio transcripts from 1996 to 2005 and audio files beginning in 1998 are available online.