RESILIENCE

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October 31, 2016
Aerial view of herring school

Forage Fish Surveys

The Herring Research and Monitoring program is conducting aerial surveys during June and July for forage fish in Prince William Sound.  The focus of the June […]
October 11, 2016
Molly Swartz assisting the students with the adult phase of the life cycle.

New Education Coordinator Arrives in Cordova

We are please to announce that Lauren Bien joined our staff in August 2015. She has a bachelor’s degree in marine biology from Wittenberg University in […]
August 25, 2016
Football-sized Kittlitz’s murrelet in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

Alaska Bird Conference in Cordova

Registration in now open for the Alaska Bird Conference! The first Alaska Bird Conference was held in 1985, in Anchorage. It grew from the often-expressed need […]

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Research

Research

We approach our research in ways that lead to positive impacts, sustainable use of resources and resilience — here and everywhere.

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Education

Education

For over 27 years, our educators have developed theme-based education programs for all sectors of society, from K-grey.

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OSRI

A cleaner
& safer future

The Oil Spill Recovery Institute (OSRI) was established by Congress in response to the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill. OSRI was created to identify and develop the best available techniques, equipment and materials for dealing with oil spills in the Arctic and sub-Arctic marine environment; and, to complement federal and state damage assessment efforts and determine, document, assess and understand the long-range effects of Arctic and sub-Arctic oil spills on the natural resources of Prince William Sound, and the environment, the economy and the lifestyle and well-being of the people who are dependent on those resources.

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With your gift to the Prince William Sound Science Center, you make it possible to deepen the understanding of resilience and how one place on earth can maintain a reliable economy and natural environment for the long-term.

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