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Funding Recommendations

Scientific & Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) Recommendation: (Not Available)

Scientific & Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) Comments: (Not Available)


Chief Scientist Recommendation: Fund

Chief Scientist Comments: This project will provide detailed information at the level of specific amino and fatty acids about isotope effects in trophic transfer and provide insight into which compounds are synthesized and which can be acquired in the diet. The results of this project will improve the trophic tracer methodology. The revised proposal adds expertise in biochemistry, metabolism, and nutrition.


Public Advisory Group (PAG) Recommendation: (Not Available)

Public Advisory Group (PAG) Comments: (Not Available)


Executive Director Recommendation: Fund

Executive Director Comments: Fund revised proposal, which adds expertise in biochemistry, metabolism, and nutrition. The results of this project will enable researchers to better understand the effects of diet on the recovery of harbor seals. [NOTE: Funding includes $14,100 for Alaska SeaLife Center bench fees.]


Trustee Council Decision: Fund

Trustee Council Comments: (Not Available)