Expected to commence in 2016, the North Pacific Research Board’s (NPRB) Arctic program—a highly coordinated, interagency effort—will explore how changes in sea ice and climate are likely to affect Arctic marine food webs and subsistence ways of life. This is a collaborative partnership with NPRB,...Read More
Effective as of July 29, 2015, Mr. Jan Jacobs has been appointed to the North Pacific Research Board by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to fulfill a three-year term as its 20th member, representing the fishing industry. This seat has previously been held by Mr. Dave Benson, Ms. Heather McCarty, Mr....Read More
Nominated by the North Pacific Research Board’s (NPRB) executive committee and appointed by the Secretary of Commerce in July 2012, Dave Benson has served as NPRB’s 20th member, representing the fishing industry, for a three-year term ending this July 2015. Only three other Board members have been appointed...Read More
Each spring, NPRB staff develops research priorities for the upcoming year's request for proposals (RFP). Working closely with NPRB's science panel and the broader research community, potential research priorities are drafted for the NPRB advisory panel and board to review in the fall. In an effort to...Read More
The votes are in for this year's Annual Photo Contest. Amateur and professional photographers were asked to submit their best underwater photographs depicting marine life and marinescapes of the North Pacific. A total of 84 entries were submitted to the contest from 24 different photographers.To view the Top 13 photographs including the winners, click here.