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Saxitoxin in western and northern Alaskan food webs + estimated doses to walruses and bowheads during warm ocean conditions of 2019

During the unusually warm ocean conditions of 2019, scientists studied toxic algae in the Arctic food web, focusing on clams, krill/zooplankton, walruses and bowhead whales. Download free. Download this bulletin

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Seaweed Handling and Processing Guidelines for Alaska

The Seaweed Handling and Processing Guidelines for Alaska is designed to help individuals and companies better understand what’s involved as they decide whether to enter the seaweed processing industry, and to provide some industry standards in the manufacturing or processing of kelp. Download free. Download this bulletin

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Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Guide

The Alaska Aquaculture Permitting Guide is designed to assist individuals with navigating the leasing and permitting process for marine aquaculture (shellfish, invertebrates, seaweed) in the state of Alaska. Download free. Download this bulletin

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Alaska Grown Pacific Oyster Consumer Guide

This fact sheet for consumers about the Pacific oyster includes information about how oysters are grown and harvested, food handling and safety tips, links to recipes, and where to purchase Alaska-grown oysters. Download free. Download this bulletin

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Alaska Emergency and Disaster Homeowner's Handbook

This handbook helps you to prepare and maintain your home and property for a range of natural disasters and extreme weather conditions, to prepare for an evacuation, and to recover after returning home. Download free, hard copy free + shipping. Order or download this handbook

Best sellers

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Guide to Marine Mammals of Alaska

The only book that exclusively covers all 29 marine mammal species of Alaska, including illustrations, descriptions, and range maps. $25.00. Order this book

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Field Guide to Seaweeds of Alaska

More than 100 common seaweeds, seagrasses, and marine lichens of Alaska. Filled with color photos and clearly written descriptions, and printed on water-resistant paper, it is a must-have for anyone interested in Alaska's coastal ecosystems. $30.00. Order this book

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Guide to Marine Mammals and Turtles of the US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico

Includes all U.S. Atlantic species of whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, manatees, and sea turtles. $25.00. Order this book

Common Edible Seaweeds in the Gulf of Alaska

Common Edible Seaweeds in the Gulf of Alaska

Learn how to locate, identify, and prepare several species of seaweeds and one beach plant as tasty snacks and for the dinner table. Download $10.80, hard copy $12.00. Order this book