2022 AKCFWRU Research Review

Luke Metherell Female Dall’s Sheep Summer Nutrition in the Chugach Mountains
Gwendolyn Quigley Human-Polar Bear Interactions on the Northern Coast of Alaska
Sebastian Zavoico Climate Change Facilitates Moose Population Growth in Southwest Alaska
William Dokai Spatial and Temporal Variability of Fish and Mussel Distributions Revealed through eDNA Metabarcoding
Chris Sergeant Modeling Salmon Response to Shifting Climate and Freshwater Habitat in Southern Coastal Alaska
Taylor Cubbage Physiological Performance of Northern Pike (Esox lucius): Implications for Management in Invaded Systems
Justin Hill Predation Impacts of Common Merganser on Chinook Salmon Revealed Using Genetic Analysis of Scat
Jessica Black and
Courtney Carothers
Tamamta (All of Us): Transforming Western and Indigenous Fisheries and Marine Sciences Together
Hélène Genet Modeling Landscape Vulnerability to Thermokarst Disturbance and its Implications for Ecosystem Services in the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska (RWO 220)
Deanna Strohm Aquatic Ecosystem Vulnerability to Fire and Climate Change in Alaskan Boreal Forests I (RWO 227)
Elizabeth Hinkle The Immediate and Lasting Effect of Wildfire in sub-Arctic Streams (RWO 227)
Will Samuel When Beavers Get Burned, Do Fish Get Fried? (RWO 227)
Josh Paul Freshwater Habitat Potential for Chinook Salmon in the Yukon and Kuskokwim River Basins, Alaska (RWO 230)
Hélène Genet Wetland Carbon Assessment for Alaska (RWO 231)
Yue Shi Combining Genetics, Otolith Microchemistry, and Vital Rate Estimation to Inform Restoration and Management of Fish Populations in the UMRS (RWO 240)
Shawn Crimmins Habitat and Population Modeling for Game Species in the Great Lakes (RWO 241)
Derek Arnold Movement Patterns, Dispersal Behavior, and Survival of Lynx in Relation to Snowshoe Hare Abundance in the Boreal Forest (RWO 242)
Ben Rich Quantifying Impacts of a Novel Predator in a Warming Subarctic Watershed (RWO 243)
Claire Delbecq Hydrologic Variability Drives Riverine Materials Export from a Coastal Southeast Alaskan Catchment (RWO 244)
Kevin Fitzgerald The Influence of Stream Flow Patterns on Juvenile Salmon Foraging and Growth in Southeast Alaska (RWO 244)
Lindsay Turner Alaska Forage Fish Data Compilation and Modeling for Risk Assessment and Resource Management in Oil and Gas Development Regions (RWO 245)
Rebecca Shaftel Climate Vulnerability of Aquatic Species to Changing Stream Temperatures and Wildfire Across the Yukon and Kuskokwim River Basins, Alaska (RWO 245)
Luke Porter Sea Otter Spatial Ecology in Kachemak Bay, Alaska: Implications for Monitoring Population Abundance and Distribution in Alaska (RWO 247)
Cody Deane Improving Lincoln Estimates of Arctic Goose Abundance: Development of a Bayesian Brownie Model Incorporating Reporting Probability. (RWO 248)
Margaret Harings Climate Adaptation in Yukon River Fisheries: A Robust Alternative Approach to Assess Salmon Run Size Using Environmental DNA (RWO 249)
Joe Spencer Migrations of Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma) in Northwestern Alaska Evaluated Using Otolith Microchemistry (ADFG Sport Fish Base Funding)
Olivia Edwards Juvenile Chinook Salmon Movement, Overwinter Survival, and Outmigration Timing in the Chena River, Alaska (ADFG Sport Fish Base Funding)
Jeff Wells Factors Influencing Wolf and Caribou Resource Selection and Spatial Dynamics in Eastern Interior Alaska (ADFG Wildlife Base Funding)
Sara Germain Investigating the Role of Juvenile Weight in Predicting Future Fitness in a Sub-Arctic Moose Population (ADFG Wildlife Base Funding)
Mike Wheeler Developing a Multi-Species Monitoring Framework in Southeast Alaska (RWO 253)