April 16, 2019

Herring Spawn

Herring Return Earlier and more Abundant than Expected By Teal Barmore Researchers in the Herring Research and Monitoring (HRM) program were caught off guard when herring […]
April 1, 2019
Prince William Sound Pacific herring spawn event

Spawning Biomass

Hydroacoustic spawning biomass surveys of Pacific herring By Teal Barmore Every spring, researchers from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) and the Prince William Sound […]
March 27, 2019

Marine Heat Wave

High-Pressure Systems Lead to Warm Water in the North Pacific By Teal Barmore Abnormally warm sea surface temperatures across the North Pacific have researchers worried that […]
March 12, 2019

Caspian Terns

The Rapid Growth and Decline of the Caspian Tern Colony on the Copper River Delta By Teal Barmore The discovery of a Caspian Tern colony on […]
February 25, 2019

Pacific Cod Migration

Tagging Research Produced Interesting Results By Teal Barmore Deep in the waters of Prince William Sound; large, light gray-brown fish with blotches and spots on their […]
February 13, 2019

For the Love of Herring

Maya Groner Shares All There is to Love About her Ichthyophonus Research   Icthyophonus is a pathogen that affects the heart and liver of many different fish species. […]
January 25, 2019

Alaska Marine Science Symposium

PWSSC researchers benefit from opportunities to present and network at AMSS By Teal Barmore At the end of January, researchers from the Prince William Sound Science […]
January 14, 2019

Status of PWS Herring

Aerial herring surveys show record low biomass By Teal Barmore The white color of herring milt allows researchers to use its prevalence as an indicator of […]
November 26, 2018

Oil Spill Recovery Institute

OSRI Celebrates 20 years of Funding Research By Teal Barmore If you have been to our location on Breakwater Avenue in Cordova, you may have noticed […]
November 5, 2018

Phytoplankton Monitoring

New Funding adds Phytoplankton Monitoring to Prince William Sound Oceanographic Monitoring Program By Teal Barmore With new funding from the North Pacific Research Board, biological oceanographer […]
October 10, 2018

2018 Tufted Puffin Field Work Photo Highlights

Prince William Sound Science Center researchers Dr. Kristen Gorman and Anne Schaefer spent two weeks at the end of July and beginning of August on Middleton […]
October 10, 2018

Overwinter Ecology Study of Tufted Puffins

By Teal Barmore Seventy miles offshore in the middle of the Gulf of Alaska, at the edge of the continental shelf, sits Middleton Island. Middleton is […]