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We are charged by Congress to conduct scientific research that enhances the wise use and conservation of our coastal and marine resources.

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Research fellow helps Kodiak address harmful algal blooms

September 19, 2023

Mekia Bushell is a post-baccalaureate research fellow working with the NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Harmful Algal Bloom Forecasting Branch and is serving her appointment at the…

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New Alaska Sea Grant staff welcomed at the Anchorage office

September 18, 2023

Two new staff have joined Alaska Sea Grant and are based at the program’s office in downtown Anchorage. Trinda Huffman is Alaska Sea Grant’s new administrative assistant, joining the team…

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Fellow spotlight: Drew Porter

September 14, 2023

Drew Porter is an Alaska Sea Grant State Fellow working in collaboration with the Recruitment Energetics and Coastal Assessment (RECA) Program at NOAA Fisheries’ Alaska Fisheries Science Center. Porter started…

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Summer science camp connects Petersburg students to their environment

September 13, 2023

Nine middle school students recently participated in a week-long summer science camp in Petersburg focused on science-related activities and careers. The program was organized by the Alaska Sea Grant in…

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