This book by seaweed experts is the only Alaska seaweed field guide, with beautiful color photos and descriptions of 100 species. Printed on waterproof paper.
Apply now for an Alaska Sea Grant State Fellowship. Graduate students can launch their careers with a 12-month position in an Alaska-based agency. Application deadline February 12.
Southeast Alaska sea otters enjoy feeding on sea cucumbers, sea urchins, Dungeness crabs and geoducks. Unfortunately, so do people.
Holen will provide Alaska community residents with tools for hazard mitigation, economic resilience and climate change adaptation planning.
Long-term build-up of silt from glacier melt is limiting growth and establishment of kelp beds in Kachemak Bay, according to an ongoing project.
The Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference will work with Alaska Sea Grant to provide seafood processor training as part of a new federal grant to support small manufacturing businesses in Alaska.
Workshops • Meetings • Classes
Feb 8–9, 2016
Feb 10–12, 2016
Mar 1–15, 2016
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Community-based monitoring in Alaska is widespread and growing. Alaska Sea Grant and AOOS have teamed up on a website to provide information, guidance and resources to CBM programs.
Learn about marine mammal strandings, oiled wildlife, invasive species, and other environmental risks you may come across in coastal regions. Encountering Environmental Hazards on Alaska’s Coasts also tells how to report what you see.
Alaska's changing climate is altering our coastal landscape. With thoughtful planning we can minimize impacts to our communities, businesses and lifestyles, and in some cases we may find ways to benefit from the changes.
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 23 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.