The Catch Sharing Plan authorizes transfers of Alaska commercial halibut individual fishing quota (IFQ) as guided angler fish (GAF) to qualified charter halibut permit holders for harvest by charter vessel anglers in International Pacific Halibut
This publication represents one aspect of a larger collaborative effort to survey coastal resources along the Alaska Peninsula during May of 2016. Aerial imaging surveys were conducted for ShoreZone coastal habitat mapping and ground surveys for detailed
This document is a summary of the formal peer review of the aquaculture science conducted at NOAA’s Fisheries Science Centers during 2016 and 2017. It provides a brief overview of how the Aquaculture Science Program review was conducted, summarizes the
A 5-year review is a periodic analysis of a species’ status conducted to ensure that the listing classification of a species as threatened or endangered on the List of Endangered and Threatened
Wildlife and Plants is accurate.
The eastern Bering Sea was characterized by anomalously warm conditions in 2018. Over the northern shelf, an unprecedented near-complete lack of sea ice occurred; the southeastern shelf had no sea ice and no cold pool (footprint of winter sea ice