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January 6, 2014

New Research Details Northern Fur Seal Foraging Patterns Along Ocean Fronts

Tags: Bering Sea Project

Where do northern fur seals go when they are at sea, and how do they know where to find food? A recent article in the North Pacific Universities Marine Mammal Research Consortium News reports on the two new studies led by Chad Nordstrom (UBC Marine Mammal Research Unit) that seek

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January 6, 2014

Enter the 2014 Photography Contest for a Chance to Win $1200

Each year, NPRB conducts a photo contest featuring beautiful images of sea life, seascapes, coastal scenes and marine research within the US waters of the Gulf of Alaska, Prince William Sound, Aleutian Islands, Bering Sea/Strait or Beaufort/Chukchi Seas. Enter your best photographs of Alaska coastal seascapes

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January 3, 2014

Don’t miss the 2014 Alaska Marine Science Symposium

Register today! The agenda for the 2014 Alaska Marine Science Symposium is now available. The symposium will take place at the Hotel Captain Cook on January 20 through 24. The symposium is organized by large marine ecosystem--the Gulf of Alaska, Bering Sea and Arctic Ocean. Each

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January 3, 2014

Bering Sea Project Photos Featured at Snow City Cafe

Tags: Bering Sea Project

If you missed the January First Friday reception, there's still time to see the show! Bering Sea Project photographs will be on exhibit at Snow City Cafe through February 6. Each year, NPRB conducts a photo contest featuring beautiful images of sea life, seascape, coastal scenes and marine reserach.

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December 23, 2013

First Friday at Snow City Cafe

Tags: Bering Sea Project

Join us at Snow City Cafe on Friday, January 3 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm for a First Friday show featuring photographs from the Bering Sea Project. Each year, NPRB conducts a photo contest featuring beautiful images of sea life, seascape, coastal scenes and marine reserach. The pieces in this show are

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December 20, 2013

Welcome to the Revamped NPRB Website!

We hope you find the redesigned NPRB website easy to navigate! We're still in the process of migrating all of the content; thanks for your patience! If you have trouble finding anything or have general comments about the site, please contact us.

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December 4, 2013

Proposal Submission For The 2014 RFP Is Now Closed

Tags: Core Program

88 proposals were successfully submitted by the deadline on Thursday, Decmber 5th at 4:00 pm AKST. To complete the submission process, applicants must also submit all applicable signature pages by 4:00 pm AKST on Thursday December 12th.  Beginning this year, electronic versions of signed signature pages are being accepted. You may

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November 24, 2013

Arctic Ecosystem Perspectives: A Panel Discussion at the 2014 Alaska Marine Science Symposium

Tags: Arctic Program

Join the discussion about Arctic marine research at the Alaska Marine Science Symposium on January 21 from 4:00-6:00 pm.

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November 21, 2013

Gulf of Alaska Project PI meeting Mar. 25 - 28, 2014 in Seattle, WA

Tags: Gulf of Alaska Project

The date and location of the 2014 PI meeting have now been set. Click here for more information.

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November 20, 2013

Elusive Giant Pacific Octopus Studies

Tags: Core Program

NOAA Alaska Fishery Science Center: With funding support from NPRB (Projects 906, 1005), Alaska Fishery Science Center scientists in collaboration with the University of Alaska Fairbanks are studying ways to capture and tag giant Pacific octopus. They also are studying the reproductive biology of the animal and the effects of being captured

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