Alaska Sea Grant Newsroom
Recent news releases
30 January 2014
Now back in stock, Surviving on the Foods and Water from Alaska’s Southern Shores describes wilderness sources of nutritious foods useful in a survival situation or just for everyday consumption.
27 January 2014
Two student presenters at the Alaska Marine Science Symposium in Anchorage received awards from Alaska Sea Grant.
9 December 2013
Alaska Sea Grant announces fellowship opportunities in fisheries population and ecosystem dynamics and in marine resource economics.
2 December 2013
Alaska Sea Grant and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center team up to teach volunteers how to look for invasive species in a bioblitz event held in Ketchikan.
Alaska Sea Grant in the News
News items from around the state
- Alaska Young Fishermen's Summit participant shares her view: "These summits aim to prepare Alaska’s young fishermen to operate within and help shape our state’s vastly complex fishing industry so that—despite flaws—we may maintain our legacy as a world leader in strong and sustainable wild fisheries." Read Hannah Heimbuch's story [PDF; 90 KB] in the Homer Tribune, December 18, 2013.
- Seabirds victim of avian cholera: Gay Sheffield, Nome Marine Advisory agent, credits fast response by Gambell and Savoonga residents in helping identify the cause of hundreds of seabird deaths [PDF; 156 KB]. The story appeared in the Anchorage Daily News on December 6, 2013, and was one of several covering the event.
- Alaska Seafood Processing Leadership Institute: The Kodiak session of ASPLI was highlighted in a story on the front page of the Kodiak Daily Mirror [PDF; 688 KB] and on the local radio station KMXT on November 7, 2013.
- Bycatch symposium to tackle international issues: The 2014 Wakefield symposium, "Fisheries Bycatch: Global Issues and Creative Solutions," was the topic of an interview with Gordon Kruse aired by KMXT in Kodiak on November 4, 2013.
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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 are available online.