• Photo by Brenda Konar

    Photo by Brenda Konar

  • Photo by Sarah Spanos

    Photo by Sarah Spanos

  • Photo by Andrew McDonnell

    Photo by Andrew McDonnell

  • Photo by Brendan Smith

    Photo by Brendan Smith

  • Photo by Brenda Konar

    Photo by Brenda Konar

  • Photo by Brendan Smith

    Photo by Brendan Smith

  • Photo by Hank Statscewich

    Photo by Hank Statscewich

  • Photo by Brendan Smith

    Photo by Brendan Smith

  • Photo by Jonny Armstrong

    Photo by Jonny Armstrong

  • Photo by Aisha Bouziane

    Photo by Aisha Bouziane

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

Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Seminar Schedule [PDF]
Spring 2019

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Overlooked jellyfish play big role in Gulf of Alaska

Jellyfish have been successful predators in the Gulf of Alaska. But few studies have focused on the role jellyfish play in the gulf’s ecosystem or how jellyfish affect commercially important finfish, such as pollock. Heidi Mendoza-Islas wants to change that.

Measuring jellyfish

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sea star

STEMSEAS participants on Sikuliaq find science in stormy seas

A series of storms threatened to derail Anne-Lise Ducluzeau’s DNA sequencing workshop aboard the R/V Sikuliaq last fall. She and her STEMSEAS students found ways to rise above the challenge.

DNA sequencing stations

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sea ice

Researchers delve into unexamined world of Alaska seaweed

In Alaska, few studies have explored seaweed, even though there is growing interest in harvesting it for food and fertilizer. Brian Ulaski and Brenda Konar are taking some important first steps to determine whether seaweed and wrack can be harvested more broadly in Southcentral Alaska.

Marta Ree harvesting rockweed

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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@cfos.uaf.edu

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