NOAA Fisheries Alaska

NOAA Fisheries Alaska

709 W 9th St, Juneau (AK), 99801, United States

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(907) 586-7221

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Work hours
MO 08:00 – 16:30 SA closed
TU 08:00 – 16:30 SU closed
WE 08:00 – 16:30
TH 08:00 – 16:30
FR 08:00 – 16:30
About

Join us as we explore the ocean’s depths and discover the mysteries of rich ocean resources in Alaska and the Arctic.

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Mission NOAA Fisheries Alaska is dedicated to the science-based stewardship of marine resources in the north Pacific and Arctic oceans. We support sustainable fisheries and work to recover and conserve protected species, like marine mammals. We also promote healthy ecosystems and resilient coastal communities.
Description

NOAA Fisheries Alaska manages fisheries and conducts the science that keeps them sustainable. Alaska produces about half the fish caught in the US, worth an estimated $1.8 billion. Scientists also work to conserve protected species -- mostly marine mammals -- and to preserve Alaska's marine habitats.

The Alaska Fisheries Science Center conducts the science behind the success of Alaska fisheries. http://www.afsc.noaa.gov/

The Alaska Regional Office provides fisheries management and regulatory oversight. https://alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/

Founded NOAA Fisheries dates back to 1871
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