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North Pacific Groundfish

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West Coast Groundfish

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Saltwater Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

Location Information

Location Information

 

Akutan

Provides information on population, geography, climate, history and culture, facilities, and economy.

Anchorage

Describes things to do and see, events, transportation options, and activities.

This links to bus routes and schedules to get around the Anchorage area.

Dutch Harbor/Unalaska

Includes description of the town, history, events, visitor guide and photo galleries.

Includes weekly reports on the fisheries around Dutch Harbor, the top port in the U.S. for quantity and, often, value of catch.

King Cove

Includes information on population, geography, climate, history and culture, facilities, and economy.

Kodiak

Description of Kodiak Island including history, wildlife, and things to see and do.

Seattle

Great way to get from SeaTac Airport to various parts of Seattle.

This will link you to the light rail system between SeaTac Airport and downtown Seattle. The site also features route mapping and other features to help you get around the greater Puget Sound area via bus and rail.

How to get around Seattle without a car — this is the system most observers rely on.

Observer Program Links

Overview and news about the ADF&G observer program.

Includes links to descriptions of observer qualifications, training, schedules for briefing and training, pre-training reading materials, and the sampling manual.

Includes information on training, the observer manual, FAQs, and data analysis.

 

Other Fisheries & Observer Links

Provides an overview of Alaska’s commercial fisheries including information about protected species, regulations, habitat, and news updates.

The Council is responsible for groundfish management in the North Pacific. Their site provides news updates, decision summaries, and meeting schedules.

Provides information on many aspects of fishing within Alaska, including photos of fish species with life histories, range, habitat, and status.

Describes observers and observer programs, including hiring requirements and objectives.

Provides information on issues related to observer programs.

A biology discussion board that includes articles, tutorials, and forums to discuss and share various topics in biology and other related disciplines.

Saltwater Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

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