• Taken during 2015 ice trials

    Taken during 2015 ice trials

  • Photo by Melissa Good

    Photo by Melissa Good

  • Photo by Veronica Padula

    Photo by Veronica Padula

  • Photo by Andrew Cassel

    Photo by Andrew Cassel

  • Photo by Melissa Good

    Photo by Melissa Good

  • Photo by Brenda Konar

    Photo by Brenda Konar

  • Taken during 2015 ice trials

    Taken during 2015 ice trials

  • Photo by Sarah Traiger

    Photo by Sarah Traiger

  • Photo by Brenda Konar

    Photo by Brenda Konar

At the UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, we challenge our students to explore academically, geographically and culturally. We are a community of scholars that provides opportunities for students to learn and conduct research in some of the most beautiful and pristine locations in the world.


Events


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New Gulf of Alaska mooring system will study ecosystems

A research team led by the University of Alaska Fairbanks will be able to continuously measure ocean conditions in the productive Gulf of Alaska ecosystem, thanks to major support from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust and matching funds from the Alaska Ocean Observing System.

Kachemak Bay

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Student Spotlight

When Amanda Blackburn’s sixth-grade class went on a whale-watching cruise, she was enthralled. It was her first time out on the ocean and she loved being surrounded by the water and the abundant marine life. “For as long as I can remember I have been interested in nature, and as a kid spent large amounts of time running around poking stuff with a stick,” the oceanography master’s student says with a quiet smile.

Amanda at Denali

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UAF joins international consortium of icebreaker operators

The University of Alaska Fairbanks and the research vessel Sikuliaq will join 13 other partners from Europe and Canada in the newly formed Arctic Research Icebreaker Consortium, which supports planning and implementation of Arctic research cruises.

Sikuliaq in ice

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Contact Us

UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
2150 Koyukuk Drive
245 O’Neill Building
PO Box 757220
Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-7220

Phone: 907-474-7210
Fax: 907-474-7204
Email: info@sfos.uaf.edu

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