Welcome to the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, where our world-class faculty educate future leaders in fisheries and marine science. Our research addresses pressing issues in aquatic ecosystems from the Arctic to Antarctica. We invite you to explore our website and welcome any questions you may have.
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At the UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, we challenge our students to explore academically, geographically and culturally. Our community of scholars provides opportunities for students to learn and conduct research in some of the most beautiful and pristine locations in the world.
New tools track freshwater fish in changing climate
Three new research tools will help scientists and the public better understand the effects of climate change on freshwater fish.Read more on the new tools
Salmon across Alaska are getting smaller, impacting people and ecosystems
Salmon species across Alaska are returning to spawn at a smaller size, affecting both people and ecosystems.Read more about smaller salmon
September 15, 2020
On Sept. 16 from 3:30-4:30 p.m., Kristine Dunker will discuss invasive Northern Pike control in Southcentral Alaska.
September 08, 2020
On Sept. 9 from 3:30-4:30 p.m., Sean Topkok will discuss a research project on teaching STEM in rural areas using Indigenous cultural systems.
August 31, 2020
The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences will hold its first weekly seminar Sept. 2 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. via Zoom.