Tracking the Alaskan Red King Crab - Post 5
Alaska fisheries researchers are attaching acoustic tags to Alaskan red king crab and following their movement with a saildrone. They will use this information to better understand Bristol Bay's red king crab distribution and habitat during the year.
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Leah Zacher is a research fisheries biologist with Alaska Fisheries Science Center’s Shellfish Assessment Program in Kodiak, Alaska. She conducts research to support sustainable management of Alaskan crab species, with an emphasis on crab movement and distribution patterns.