Marine Mammals & Seabirds
|Arctic Marine Biodiversity Observing Network (AMBON)|
|Assessing changes in reproductive and population dynamics of Pacific walruses (Odobenus rosmarus divergens) in the Bering Sea through long-term monitoring|
|Chukchi Sea Environmental Studies Program: Benthic Ecology|
This project will examine the consequences of the loss of kelp forests in the Aleutian Archipelago to primary production and benthic biodiversity.
|Development and validation of a technique for detection of stress and pregnancy in large whales|
|Impacts of humpback whale predation at salmon hatchery release sites on net foraging gain and hatchery economics.|
|Impacts of local oceanographic processes on Adelie Penguin foraging ecology over Palmer Deep (CONVERGE)|
Part of the Gulf Watch Alaska Monitoring Program, this project is seeking to understand long-term trends and natural variability in biological communities in Kachemak Bay, Alaska.
|Mapping Steller sea lion reproduction|
|Port Valdez Environmental Studies Program|
As part of the ongoing monitoring in Kachemak Bay Alaska, this project is examining the importance of sea otters versus sea stars in the predation of clams.
|Steller sea lion diet, stress, and pregnancy|