Draft Conservation Plan for Fur Seals
The Draft Conservation Plan for the Eastern Pacific Stock of Northern
is available online.
U.S. Court Opinion on Steller Sea Lion Research
New documents regarding Steller sea lion research litigation are
available at http://stellersealions.noaa.gov/
Steller Sea Lion Draft Recovery Plan
NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service has announced the release of
a draft revised Steller Sea Lion Recovery Plan for public review and
comment, according to a notice published today in the Federal Register.
AFSC Seminar Series Videos Online
Select presentations from the 2006 AFSC Seminar Series are
available online in streaming
video with more to be posted in the future.
Habitat Requirements and Extinction Risks of Right Whales
Habitat requirements and extinction risks of eastern North Pacific
right whales. AFSC Processed Rep. 2006-06, 52 p. Alaska Fish. Sci.
Cent., Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA
98115. View Online. (.pdf, 1.12 MB).
New AFSC Publications Available Online
- Report to the fishing industry on the results of the 2005 Eastern
Bering Sea groundfish survey. AFSC Processed Rep. 2006-07, 64 p. View
Online. (.pdf, 2.36 MB).
- Food habits of groundfishes in the Gulf of Alaska in 1999 and
2001, 199 p.
View Online (.pdf 1.43MB). NTIS number pending.
- Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2005, 250 p. NTIS number
View Online. (.pdf, 12.6MB).
- Revision of the snailfish genus Allocareproctus Pitruk &
Fedorov (Teleostei: Liparidae), with descriptions of four new species
from the Aleutian Islands. Zootaxa 1173: 1–37.
Online. (.pdf, 530KB).
- Biodiversity as an index of regime shift in the eastern Bering
Sea. Fish. Bull., U.S. 104:226–237.
Online. (.pdf, 1.27MB).
- Triglops dorothy, a new species of sculpin (Teleostei:
Scorpaeniformes: Cottidae) from the southern Sea of Okhotsk. Fish.
Bull., U.S. 104:238–246.
Online. (.pdf, 600KB).
Seabird Bycatch Rates for Select Species
A summary of
seabird bycatch from 1993-2004 reports the estimated bycatch rates
and numbers for select species groups.
an official United States Government web site produced by the Alaska Fisheries Science
Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration, United States Department of Commerce.
26 June 2006.