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Title: Coordination and Planning for Herring Research

Project Year and Number: 2000: 00374

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: None

Principal Investigator (PI): Brenda Norcross, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Assisting Personnel: Michele Frandsen

Research Location: Prince William Sound

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Pacific Herring

Abstract: There is much data already collected under EVOS funding on herring that needs to be analyzed. There are many components to herring research that need to be synthesized. This project will evaluate all aspects of past research including, but not limited to stock structure, year-class strength, and disease structure. A workshop of herring researchers will be conducted to discuss ideas for additional herring research and monitoring. The results of the workshop and writings will be analyzed to identify important questions that remain about herring and to decide which ones can and cannot be addressed. Recommendations will be developed for priorities and research direction for herring in the future, which may serve as a basis for a science plan for herring.

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Proposal: PDF Not Available

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 2000

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 2000

Annual Report: 2000: Not Available

Final Report: View

Publications from this Project: None Available