November 10, 2015

Good as gold: Bering Sea Project research team honored in Washington DC

Tags: Bering Sea Project

The Bering Sea Project research team recently was selected by the Secretary of Commerce to receive a Group Gold Medal for Scientific and Engineering Achievement. The award recognizes the team’s expertise and creativity to lead the most comprehensive integrated ecosystem assessment ever completed, revealing how climate cycles affect the Nation's largest fishery. Mike Sigler (Alaska Fisheries Science Center) and Phyllis Stabeno (Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory) traveled to Washington, D.C., to receive the award on 29 September 2015 on behalf of the team.