Milo Adkinson

Milo Adkison

Professor

Commercial Fisheries
Fisheries Conservation
Fisheries Population and Biometry
Fisheries Management


College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
17101 Pt Lena Loop Rd
Juneau, AK 99801
907-796-5452
milo.adkison@alaska.edu

Office Hours

Monday (or by arrangement)

1:00–3:00 pm

Education

University of Washington
Ph.D. Fisheries
1994

Montana State University
M.S. Biology
1990

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Publications

Graham, C.J.*, T.M. Sutton, M.D. Adkison, M.V. McPhee, and P.J. Richards. (2019). "Evaluation of growth, survival, and recruitment of Chinook salmon in Southeast Alaska rivers". Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 148(2):243–259.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/tafs.10148

Sparks, M.M.*, J.A. Falke, T.P. Quinn, M.D. Adkison, D.E. Schindler, K. Bartz, D. Young, and P.A.H. Westley. (2019). "Influences of spawning timing, water temperature, and climatic warming on early life history phenology in western Alaska sockeye salmon". Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 76(1):123-135.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2017-0468

Cunningham, C.J., P.A.H. Westley, and M.D. Adkison. (2018). "Signals of large scale climate drivers, hatchery enhancement, and marine factors in Yukon River Chinook salmon survival revealed with a Bayesian life history model". Global Change Biology. 24(9):4399–4416.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14315

Manhard, C.V.*, M.D. Adkison, J.J. Hard, W.W. Smoker, and A.J. Gharrett. (2018). "Local adaptation of phenology revealed in outcrosses between spawning segments of a salmonid population". Molecular Ecology. 27(23):4698–4710.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14908

Seigel, J.E.*, M.D. Adkison, and M.V. McPhee. (2018). "Changing maturation reaction norms and the effects of growth history in Alaskan Chinook salmon". Marine Ecology Progress Series. 595:187–202.
doi: https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12564

Adkison, M.D., and K.R. Criddle. 2017. Incorporating non-baseline characters into genetic mixture analyses. Fisheries Research. 193:217–222.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2017.04.016

Anderson, S.C., E.J. Ward, A.O. Shelton, M.D. Adkison, A.H. Beaudreau, R.E. Brenner, A.C. Haynie, J.C. Shriver*, J.T. Watson*, and B.C. Williams*. (2017). "Benefits and risks of diversification for individual fishers". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114(40):10797––10802.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1702506114

Grant, W.S., J. Jasper, D. Bekkevold, and M. Adkison. (2017). "Responsible genetic approach to stock restoration, sea ranching and stock enhancement of marine fishes and invertebrates". Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries. 27(3):615–649.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11160-017-9489-7

Seigel, J.E.*, M.V. McPhee, and M.D. Adkison. (2017). "Evidence that marine temperatures influence growth and maturation of western Alaskan Chinook salmon. Marine and Coastal Fisheries". 9(1):441–456.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/19425120.2017.1353563

Ward, E.J., M.D. Adkison, J. Couture**, S.C. Dressel, M.A. Litzow, S. Moffitt, T.H. Neher, J. Trochta*, and R. Brenner. (2017). "Evaluating signals of oil spill impacts, climate, and species interactions in Pacific herring and Pacific salmon populations in Prince William Sound and Copper River". Alaska. PLoS ONE. 13(5)
doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0172898

Adkison, M.D., and C.J. Cunningham*. (2015). "The effects of salmon abundance and run timing on the performance of management by emergency order". Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 72(10):1518–1526.
doi: https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2015-0174

Specialties

  • salmon biology and management
  • quantitative techniques
  • biometrics
  • population dynamics
  • modeling and Bayesian methods

 

Research Overview

My primary research interest is the development and application of quantitative methodologies to salmon biology and management.

 

Current Research Projects