• Taken during 2015 ice trials

    Taken during 2015 ice trials

  • Photo by Justin Priest

    Photo by Justin Priest

  • Photo by JR Ancheta

    Photo by JR Ancheta

  • Photo by Andrew Cassel

    Photo by Andrew Cassel

  • Photo by Brenda Konar

    Photo by Brenda Konar

  • Photo by Veronica Padula

    Photo by Veronica Padula

  • Taken during 2015 ice trials

    Taken during 2015 ice trials

  • Photo by Dave Rosen

    Photo by Dave Rosen

  • Photo by Jared Weems

    Photo by Jared Weems

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 launches new master’s degree in marine studies

The University of Alaska Fairbanks has launched a new Master of Marine Studies degree to prepare graduates for science-based management jobs.

The program, created by the UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, gives students a background in scientific processes without requiring them to complete a research-based thesis.

Kachemak Bay

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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

General Phone: 907-474-7210
General Fax: 907-474-7204

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