Filter Results

Bevan Seminar Series TODAY with Dr. Virginia Butler!

Please join the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and Portland State University Professor Virginia Butler today, January 31, for the Bevans Series on Sustainability. Dr. Butler’s presentation is titled The 10,000 year record of sustainable fisheries in the Pacific Northwest (abstract).

Where: UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, 102 Fishery Sciences (Auditorium)
Address: 1122 NE Boat St, University of Washington
Time: 4:30 PM, reception to follow
More info: 206-543-4270; safsdesk@u.washington.edu
For a list of all the Bevans Series topics 2013 Seminars, please visit our School seminars website. 

Read more

Identifying Preservation and Restoration Priority Areas for Desert Fishes in an Increasingly Invaded World.

Identifying Preservation and Restoration Priority Areas for Desert Fishes in an Increasingly Invaded World.
Environ Manage. 2013 Jan 26;
Authors: Pool TK, Strecker AL, Olden JD
Abstract
A commonly overlooked aspect of conservation planning assessments is that wildlife managers are increasingly focused on habitats that contain non-native species. We examine this management challenge in the Gila River basin (150,730 km(2)), and present a new planning strategy for fish conservation. 

Read more

Announcing MS Final Exam for Dusanka Poljak

Dusanka Poljak is defending her master’s thesis entitled, “Impact of Ocean Acidification on Recruitment and Yield of Bristol Bay Red King Crab.”
Her chair is Andre Punt.
Date: Monday, February 11
Time: 1:00pm
Place: Fishery Sciences (FSH) 203
All are welcome to attend. 

Read more

Bevan Seminar Series TODAY with Dr. Peter Tyedmers!

Please join the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and Dalhousie University Associate Professor Peter Tyedmers today, January 24, for the Bevans Series on Sustainability. Dr. Tydemers’ presentation is titled Energy use in fisheries: Achilles’ heel or Poseidon’s trident? (abstract).

Where: UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, 102 Fishery Sciences (Auditorium)
Address: 1122 NE Boat St, University of Washington
Time: 4:30 PM, reception to follow
More info: 206-543-4270; safsdesk@u.washington.edu
For a list of all the Bevans Series topics 2013 Seminars, please visit our School seminars website. 

Read more

Motion-guided attention promotes adaptive communications during social navigation.

Related Articles

Motion-guided attention promotes adaptive communications during social navigation.
Proc Biol Sci. 2013;280(1754):20122003
Authors: Lemasson BH, Anderson JJ, Goodwin RA
Abstract
Animals are capable of enhanced decision making through cooperation, whereby accurate decisions can occur quickly through decentralized consensus. These interactions often depend upon reliable social cues, which can result in highly coordinated activities in uncertain environments. Yet information within a crowd may be lost in translation, generating confusion and enhancing individual risk. 

Read more

Bevan Seminar Series TODAY with Dr. Emily Oken!

Please join the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and Harvard Medical School Associate Professor Emily Oken today, January 17, for the Bevans Series on Sustainability. Dr. Oken’s presentation is titled Should pregnant women, nursing mothers, and young children eat fish? (abstract).

Where: UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, 102 Fishery Sciences (Auditorium)
Address: 1122 NE Boat St, University of Washington
Time: 4:30 PM, reception to follow
More info: 206-543-4270; safsdesk@u.washington.edu
For a list of all the Bevans Series topics 2013 Seminars, please visit our School seminars website. 

Read more

Reminder: Raymond Timm’s PhD Final Exam

A reminder about Raymond’s exam tomorrow…
Raymond Timm is defending his doctoral dissertation, “Changes in fluvial habitat conditions across a disturbance continuum: Implications for salmon restoration.”
His chair is Robert Wissmar.
Date: Friday, January 18th
Time: 9:30am
Place: Hitchcock (HCK) 132 

Read more
Back to Top