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2018 Assessment of the Octopus Stock Complex in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands

Octopuses are marine mollusks in the class Cephalopoda. The cephalopods, whose name literally means head foot, have their appendages attached to the head and include octopuses, squids, and nautiluses. The octopuses (order Octopoda) have only eight
January 29, 2019 - Assessments ,

Octopus Research in Alaska

One of the largest octopus species in the world lives in Alaskan waters.
Octopus research at the Alaska Fisheries Science Center.

A New Study Finds That Octopus are Survivors, and That Could Mean Fisheries Stay Open Longer

A new NOAA Fisheries study suggests that the vast majority of octopus bycatch in commercial pot fisheries survives after being returned to sea.
October 09, 2017 - Feature Story ,
Eggs of the giant Pacific Octopus.

2016 Assessment of the Octopus Stock Complex in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands

Through 2010, octopuses were managed as part of the BSAI “other species” complex, along with sharks, skates, and sculpins.  Historically, catches of the other species complex were well below TAC and retention of other species was small.  Due to increasing
February 13, 2016 - Assessments ,