Monthly Archives: April 2015

Fisheries graduate student receives prestigious NSF fellowship

The National Science Foundation awarded two University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate students and a UAF alumnus with its prestigious 2015 Graduate Research Fellowships. School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences doctoral student Wendel Raymond is one of the recipients. Continue reading

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Research identifies factors affecting salmon spawning

Warmer water and smaller run sizes can increase the rates at which salmon spawn away from their home streams, according to a study led by University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher Peter Westley. Continue reading

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Marine Touch Tank Featured at Upcoming Science Potpourri

The Scientific Diving class collected marine invertebrates from Kasitsna Bay last month that will populate a touch tank at the annual Science Potpourri on Saturday afternoon in the Reichardt Building. Continue reading

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AGU story on new Decadal Survey of Ocean Sciences report featured Sikuliaq photo

American Geophysical Union featured a photo of the R/V Sikuliaq in a recent Eos Buzz story about the groundbreaking Decadal Survey of Ocean Sciences produced earlier this year by the National Research Council. Continue reading

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