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

 

Advising

 

Selected Publications

* = student coauthor
** = postdoctoral coauthor

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. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12564

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. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1702506114

Echave J.D.,* C.V. Manhard,* W.W. Smoker, M.D. Adkison, and A.J. Gharrett. 2017. Out crosses between seasonally different segments of a Pacific salmon population reveal local adaptation. Environmental Biology of Fishes 100(11): 1469–1481. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10641-017-0657-3

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 27:615–649. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11160-017-9489-7

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. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2015-0174

Adkison, M.D., M.B. Ward, and Quinn, T.P. 2014. Nest site preference and intrasexual competition in female sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka. Environmental Biology of Fishes 97:385–399. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10641-013-0159-x

Adkison, M.D. 2009. Drawbacks of complex models in frequentist and Bayesian approaches to natural-resource management. Ecological Applications 19(1): 198–205. https://doi.org/10.1890/07-1641.1

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