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National Marine Fisheries Service, Alaska Regional Office

Fishing gear. Photo: MGC, AFSC

Alaska Region: 2014 News Releases

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Julie Speegle
Public Affairs
NMFS Alaska
P.O. Box 21668
Juneau, Alaska 99802
Ph: 907-586-7032
Fx: 907-586-7249
Email: Julie.Speegle@noaa.gov

  • December 2, 2014. NOAA Fisheries proposes Arctic ringed seal critical habitat, seeks public comment
  • November 24, 2014. NOAA to implement Steller sea lion protection measures for Aleutian Islands fisheries
  • November 19, 2014. NOAA selects Alaska’s Kachemak Bay as focus for habitat initiative
  • November 18, 2014. NOAA’s first ever state-wide Alaska Oil Spill Risk Analysis aims to protect species, habitat
  • October 29, 2014. NOAA report finds 2013 U.S. seafood landings and value increased from 2012
  • October 14, 2014. NOAA Settles Flow Scale Cases for $1.75 Million
  • September 24, 2014. NOAA sees big increase in Bering Sea pollock survey abundance estimates
  • September 19, 2014. Fisheries scientists seek economic data on Southwest Alaska fisheries
  • August 18, 2014. Fisheries disaster relief funds to be in hands of impacted fishermen soon
  • July 11, 2014. Scientists perform necropsy on whale with long history in Southeast Alaska
  • June 30, 2014. NOAA proposes to implement Steller sea lion protection measures for Aleutian Island fisheries
  • June 25, 2014. NOAA announces positive finding on State of Alaska’s petition to delist humpback whale population
  • May 27, 2014. NOAA Fisheries advisory on Auke Bay seal pup
  • May 23, 2014. NOAA Fisheries advisory on Auke Bay seal pup
  • May 23, 2014. NOAA completes report on impacts of Steller sea lion protection measures on Aleutian Island fisheries
  • May 12, 2014. Unusual Mortality Event closes for Pacific walruses due to lack of new cases - Investigation remains open for Alaskan ice seals
  • May 9, 2014. Take a tour to find out what's new at NOAA's Ted Stevens Marine Research Institut
  • April 2, 2014. NOAA Fisheries concludes 'no jeopardy' to Steller sea lions from proposed fishery management changes in the Aleutian Islands
  • April 2, 2014. NOAA Fisheries finds Southeast Alaska Pacific herring ESA listing not warranted
  • March 28, 2014. Alaska fisheries research projects recommended to receive nearly $735K in federal funds
  • March 11, 2014. NOAA Fisheries to hold public conference on Cook Inlet beluga whale research
  • March 7, 2014. NOAA announces 2014 charter and commercial halibut management measures
  • February 26, 2014. Alaska salmon fisheries to receive nearly $21M in fishery disaster relief funds
  • February 19, 2014. NOAA tightens halibut bycatch limits for Gulf of Alaska groundfish fisheries
  • January 15, 2014. Coastal Impressions: A photographic Journey along Alaska's Arctic Coast