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November 18, 2013

Pacific Marine Arctic Regional Synthesis will be completed in June 2014

Tags: Arctic Program

A synthesis of existing information about the marine ecosystem in the Bering Strait and Chukchi and Beaufort Seas will be completed this summer. Click here to learn more.

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November 14, 2013

Updated results available on the Gulf of Alaska page

Tags: Gulf of Alaska Project

Please visit the Detailed Results and Findings page on the Gulf of Alaska Project website for an update on the project.

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November 13, 2013

Be part of the NPRB Proposal Review Team!

Tags: Core Program

The North Pacific Research Board (NPRB) invites you to help review scientific proposals. Peer reviews are a vital part of the evaluation process that ultimately leads to the award of approximately $4 million to various projects. If you are interested in serving as a peer reviewer, we request that you to

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November 10, 2013

Alaska Marine Science Symposium - Registration Open

The 2014 Alaska Marine Science Symposium will take place January 20th through 24th in Anchorage, Alaska. Plenary and poster sessions feature a broad spectrum of ocean science. Hear the latest in the fields of climate, oceanography, lower trophic levels, the benthos, fishes and invertebrates, seabirds, marine mammals, local and traditional knowledge, and socioeconomic research. The symposium also features compelling keynote speakers, workshops and special sessions. Register now for only $100.

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November 3, 2013

NPRB Recruits Science Director

Apply for this once in a lifetime opportunity to lead NPRB’s marine research program in Alaska. NPRB is seeking a highly qualified Science Director to play a pivotal role in designing and implementing marine ecosystem research projects and programs in the North Pacific.

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September 30, 2013

The North Pacific Research Board Welcomes Incoming Executive Director Denby Lloyd

The North Pacific Research Board is pleased to announce that Denby Lloyd will be joining the NPRB staff as executive director in late-October. Mr. Lloyd brings to NPRB nearly 40 years of experience in research and management of Alaska’s natural marine resources. Since his retirement from the State of

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September 22, 2013

Long-Term Monitoring Invitational Request for Proposals Sent to Six Pre-Proposal Applicants

Tags: Long Term Monitoring Program

During their September 2013 meeting, the board reviewed all 36 pre-proposals submitted by the July 15, 2013 deadline. Science panel and advisory panel review comments and recommendations were also considered by the board. As a results of their reviews and deliberations, six applicants were invited to submit full proposals by February 14, 2014. All pre-propsoals applicants

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August 8, 2013

Between Pacific Tides Project on the Radio

Tags: Core Program

A  community engagement project at the Sitka Sound Science Center, funded by NPRB (Project1115) was featured in a newspaper story and on KCAW, the local Sitka radio station, and picked up by NPR in Anchorage--listen here.  (Photo from SSSC)

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July 15, 2013

36 Pre-Proposals Received in Response to First Long-Term Monitoring Program Call

Tags: Long Term Monitoring Program

The North Pacific Research Board received an enthusiastic response to the call for pre-proposals for long-term monitoring projects. 36 pre-proposals were submitted by the deadline and are now being reviewed by the NPRB Science Panel, Advisory Panel and Board. Invitations for full proposals will be sent out in early October to

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June 4, 2013

Saint Paul Island Seabirds

Tags: Core Program

With funding support from NPRB (Project 1216), a group of middle schoolers made a video to tell the story of their home and the seabirds that also call the island home. The students are part of the Seabird Youth Network in the Pribilof Islands. Download the 

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