Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center

Located at the center of Alaska’s fishing industry, KSMSC utilizes a 20,000 square foot, state-of-the-art research facility in the Alfred Owen Building.
 UAF’s Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center (KSMSC) is located on the Trident Basin (on Near Island) in Kodiak, Alaska. KSMSC works year-round to discover better methods to harvest, preserve, process, and package Alaska’s rich ocean bounty. With a state-of-the-art seafood research and development facility, KSMSC has research kitchens, biochemistry labs and food labs with experimental seafood processing equipment researchers use to test production techniques and develop new seafood products. KSMSC staff work closely with the industry to convey research results and provide educational opportunities that help seafood workers improve efficiency and the quality of their products. Learn more.
KSMSC FY18 annual report [PDF]


Kodiak Seafood and Marine Science Center (KSMSC)

University of Alaska Fairbanks
118 Trident Way
Kodiak, Alaska 99615-7401

Telephone: 907-486-1500
Fax: 907-486-1540

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