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William Smoker

Professor Emeritus

Fish and Fisheries Genetics
Fisheries Conservation
Fisheries Division
303 Lena Point bldg.
UAF Fisheries Division
Juneau, AK 99801-8344
(907) 796-5452
(907) 796-5447
Education
Oregon State University (Fisheries)
Ph.D.
1981
Oregon State University (Oceanography)
M.S.
1969
Carleton College (Biology)
B.A.
1967
Publications
A. Gharrett, J. Joyce and W. Smoker. 2013. Fine-scale temporal adaptation within a salmonid population: Mechanism and consequences Molecular Ecology Resources. 22:4457-4469.

D. S. Oxman, W. W. Smoker and A. J. Gharrett. 2013. Developmental progression of gill rakers as a post-hatch developmental marker in pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Environmental Biology of Fishes. 96(5):677-689.

D. S. Oxman, W. W. Smoker and A. J. Gharrett. 2012. Developmental progression of gill rakers as a post-hatch developmental marker in pink salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha Environmental Biology of Fishes. 0:13-Jan. doi: 10.1007/s10641-012-0058-6

P. S. Rand, B. A. Berejikian, A. Bidlack, D. Bottom, J. Gardner, M. Kaeriyama, R. Lincoln, M. Nagata, T. N. Pearsons, M. Schmidt, W. W. Smoker, L. A. Weitkamp and L. A. Zhivotovsky. 2012. Ecological interactions between wild and hatchery salmonids and key recommendations for research and management actions in selected regions of the North Pacific Environmental Biology of Fishes. 94(1):343-358.

T. H. Dann, W. W. Smoker, J. J. Hard and A. J. Gharrett. 2010. Outbreeding Depression after Two Generations of Hybridizing Southeast Alaska Coho Salmon Populations? Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 139(4-Jan):1292-1305. doi: 10.1577/t09-203.1 <Go to ISI>://000282594000004

C. Reese, N. Hillgruber, M. Sturdevant, A. Wertheimer, W. Smoker and R. Focht. 2009. Spatial and temporal distribution and the potential for estuarine interactions between wild and hatchery chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) in Taku Inlet, Alaska Fishery Bulletin. 107(4):433-450. doi: <Go to ISI>://000271312500003

M. S. Stekoll, W. W. Smoker, B. J. Failor-Rounds, I. A. Wang and V. J. Joyce. 2009. Response of the early developmental stages of hatchery reared salmonids to major ions in a simulated mine effluent Aquaculture. 298(2-Jan):172-181. doi: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2009.10.017 <Go to ISI>://000272859100025

S. P. Triebenbach, W. W. Smoker, B. R. Beckman and R. Focht. 2009. Compensatory Growth after Winter Food Deprivation in Hatchery-Produced Coho Salmon and Chinook Salmon Smolts North American Journal of Aquaculture. 71(4):384-399. doi: 10.1577/a08-035.1 <Go to ISI>://000272025100017

Current Research Projects
  • Outbreeding depression in pink salmon: Effects of hybridization between seasonally distinct subpopulations Genetic changes associated with in-basin supplementation of a population of sockeye salmon
Affiliations
  • Board of Directors, Prince William Sound Aquaculture Corporation, Cordova
  • Board of Directors, Sitka Sound Science Center
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