Monthly Archives: August 2015

New AMBON project on its first field season in the Chukchi Sea

by Katrin Iken and Seth Danielson The AMBON (Arctic Marine Biodiversity Observing Network) is on its way in the Chukchi Sea. This new project just launched its first field season, with a multi-disciplinary approach to observing the Chukchi Sea ecosystem. … Continue reading

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SFOS Scientists participate in U.S. Expedition tracing the state of the Arctic Ocean

by Ana Aguilar-Islas August 17, 2015 On August 9th, the USCGC Healy departed Dutch Harbor, Alaska on a 65-day scientific expedition headed towards the North Pole. Three UAF scientists (Aguilar-Islas, SFOS faculty, Rember, IARC faculty, and Dilliplaine, SFOS student) are onboard to … Continue reading

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Jellies, Octopuses, and Sea Stars, Oh My!

The Alaska Summer Research Academy brings middle and high school students to UAF to complete two-week learning experiences in the science, technology, engineering and math fields.  This year, three of our graduate students, Charlotte Regula-Whitefield, Leah Sloan and Kyle Dilliplaine … Continue reading

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