May 17, 2016 to June 8, 2016
This Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (EMA) / Fisheries-Oceanography Coordinated Investigations (FOCI) larval groundfish survey is coordinated by NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center.
NOAA research vessels use trawling for many of the agency's fisheries surveys every year, providing important data that have helped the U.S. become a model of sustainable fisheries.
Bering Sea cruise focuses on ribbon, spotted, bearded and ringed seals, which spend time on or around sea-ice this time of year.
May 5, 2016 to June 17, 2016
This is a NOAA Coast Survey project.
May 3, 2016 to May 14, 2016
EcoFOCI is a joint research program between NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) and the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL). EcoFOCI emphasizes an ecosystem approach to research and management. It...
April 2, 2016 to April 29, 2016
The Alaska Fisheries Science Center's Marine Mammal Laboratory conducted an ice-associated seal research survey in the central Bering Sea from April 2-29, 2016 aboard the NOAA Ship Oscar Dyson. The species studied included...
March 2, 2016 to March 24, 2016
Walleye pollock, Gadus chalcogrammus, (formerly Theragra chalcogramma) is a key species in the Alaska groundfish complex and a target species for one of the world's largest fisheries. For more information...