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Title: A Synthesis of the Ecological Findings from EVOS Damage Assessment and Restoration Programs, 1989-2001

Project Year and Number: 2004: 040600

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: 2003: 030600, 2002: 02600

Principal Investigator (PI): Bob Spies, Applied Marine Sciences

Assisting Personnel: Mark Carls, Adam Moles, Jeep Rice, Jeff Short

Research Location: No field work

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Not Specified

Abstract: This project is synthesizing the results from 12 years of post-spill study in the EVOS damage assessment and restoration programs in the context of anthropogenic and natural factors causing change in the northern Gulf of Alaska ecosystem. The results of the work will be an integrated synthesis book. The book will consist of three major sections: 1. The basic structure and function of the ecosystem, 2. How does it change over time and in respond to disturbances? and, 3. The effect of the spill; a summary of the spill effects and recovery as well as how our understanding of the ecosystem has matured and what future path will help us better understand this valuable marine ecosystem? The book will be a major product of the EVOS restoration program and help set the foundation for the Gulf Ecosystem Monitoring Program.


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Proposal: View PDF (53 KB)

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 2004

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 2004

Annual Report: 2004: Not Available

Final Report: View

Publications from this Project: None Available

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Project Number Proposal Annual Reports Final Report Data
2003: 030600 View (PDF) 2003: View (PDF)
See Project 040600 Not Applicable to this Project
2002: 02600 View (PDF) 2002: Not Applicable
See Project 040600 Not Applicable to this Project