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Title: SEA: Role of Zooplankton in the PWS Ecosystem

Project Year and Number: 1995: 95320-H

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: 1999: 99320-H-CLO, 1998: 98320-H, 1997: 97320-H, 1996: 96320-H, 1994: 94320-H

Principal Investigator (PI): Ted Cooney, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Assisting Personnel: None

Research Location: Prince William Sound

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Not Specified

Abstract: This project would continue work initiated in FY 94 as part of the PWS System Investigation (Project 94320). This particular sub-project would continue to investigate the hypothesis that levels of predation on 0-class pink salmon and herring are modulated each year by the amount of macrozooplankton present during the critical months of April and May (i.e., that large populations of macrozooplankton tend to "shelter" 0-class pink salmon and herring from predation). The project would support data collection efforts to sample and monitor the distribution and composition of PWS macrozooplankton populations in collaboration with the physical oceanography component of the PWS System Investigation.

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Proposal: PDF Not Available

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 1995

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 1995

Annual Report: 1995: View (1,350 KB)

Final Report: See Project 1718

Publications from this Project: None Available

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Project Number Proposal Annual Reports Final Report Data
1999: 99320-H-CLO Not Available 1999: Not Available
View No datasets
1998: 98320-H Not Available 1998: Not Available
See Project 99320-H-CLO See Project 99320-H-CLO
1997: 97320-H Not Available 1997: View (PDF)
See Project 99320-H-CLO See Project 99320-H-CLO
1996: 96320-H Not Available 1996: View (PDF)
See Project 99320-H-CLO See Project 99320-H-CLO
1994: 94320-H Not Available 1994: Not Available
View See Project 99320-H-CLO