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
October 26, 2020
Lorrie Rea will give a presentation on mercury concentrations in Steller sea lion pups on Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
October 20, 2020
Rachel Donkersloot and Danielle Ringer will present "Assessing the Sustainability of Alaska Salmon Fisheries Through a Well-Being Framework"
October 13, 2020
The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Department of Fisheries in Juneau will hold its weekly seminar Friday, Oct. 16, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. via Zoom.