Please join the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences April 24-25 for a FREE PUBLIC symposium featuring internationally-recognized experts! You can register and find the symposium agenda online at The Bevan Series On Sustainable Fisheries.
April 24-25, 2014, 8 AM to 5:30 PM
University of Washington, Fishery Sciences Auditorium, 102
1122 NE Boat Street, Seattle, WA 09105
Issues at the fore in the land of Magnuson and Stevens
The Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA) is the Nation’s premier law governing fisheries conservation and management.
There will be no seminar this Thursday, January 9th, 2014. Seminars will kick off next week, January 16, 2014, with Dr. Shawn Noren Kramer, Postdoctoral Researcher at U.C. Santa Cruz. A list of all seminar speakers, titles, abstracts and bios in the 2014 Winter Seminar Series can be found online. Information is updated as it is available.
Seminars are held at the UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
1122 NE Boat Street, 102 Fishery Sciences Auditorium – map
Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:00 PM; a social follows the seminar
For more information, please contact SAFS at 206-543-4270, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences has an outstanding opportunity for a Continuing Education Volunteer Coordinator to support the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST).
The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) is a rigorous citizen science organization based in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington. Now 15 years old, COASST recruits and trains coastal citizens from northern California north to Kotzebue, Alaska to survey their local beach in a systematic, standardized fashion, returning data on a monthly basis about the number, identity, and condition of beached marine birds and, separately, marine debris.
Please join Marissa Jones for her MS defense next week:
Marissa Jones, MS Defense
Wednesday, December 11, 10:00-12:00
“Relatedness, relative body condition, and geographic distribution of hatchery- and wild-origin juvenile steelhead trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in Forks Creek, Washington”
Please join Adam Hansen for his PhD defense next week:
Adam Hansen, PhD Defense
Thursday, December 5, 1:00-2:00
“Persisting in the pelagic: environmental, behavioral, and morphological controls on predator-prey interactions”
Preview of the 2013 Eastern Bering Sea Pollock Stock Assessment
When: November 6, 2013; 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.; Reception 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Where: Fishery Sciences Building, University of Washington, 1122 N.E. Boat Street, Seattle,
Room 102 (Auditorium)
Washington Sea Grant, the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, and the University of Washington College of the Environment invite you to attend a preview of the most recent assessment of the Eastern Bering Sea (EBS) pollock — the target of one of the world’s largest fisheries — on November 6 at 4:00
Please join Polly Gibson for her MS defense next week!
Polly Gibson, MS Defense
Wednesday, October 30, 10:00-11:00
“Desert beavers: ecology of beaver activity in dryland streams and the response of native and non-native fish communities”
Please join Lisa Triggs for her MS defense next week!
Lisa Triggs, MS Defense
Tuesday, October 29, 1:30-2:30
“Establishing Endocrine and Behavioral Parameters of Reproduction in Pacific Walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens)”
The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences has a temporary opportunity for an outstanding hourly student assistant to provide a variety of administrative support assistances in a fiscally-focused role.
Do you have creative problem solving skills and the ability to independently identify solutions to a variety of issues? Are you detail-oriented? Do you take initiative on projects and prioritize project work?
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) seeks to hire 3-4 qualified field technicians for the summer of 2013 to assist with data collection on juvenile salmonid distribution and habitat use in the Chehalis River basin. This is an exciting opportunity to gain critical skills in conducting field research in fish biology. Technicians will assist in all aspects of data collection including, but not limited to, snorkel and habitat surveys, PIT tagging juvenile fish, installing and maintaining PIT tag antennae’s, seining, electrofishing, and other associated data collection techniques.Read more