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The NWFSC Monster Seminar JAM is part of the OneNOAA Science Discussion Seminar Series. The OneNOAA series are a joint effort by several NOAA seminar partners to pool seminars of common interest to help share science and management information and to promote constructive dialogue between scientists, educators, and resource managers. For more information about the OneNOAA Seminar Series, please visit:

Contact: Diane Tierney, NWFSC's Monster Seminar Jam Coordinator

Spring Quarter Calendar

All seminars begin at 11:00 AM and are open to the public. For location and more information, click the seminar title.

April  2
Salmon-fueled Ecosystems of the Great Bear Rainforest
Dr. John D. Reynolds, Professor, Tom Buell BC Leadership Chair in Aquatic Conservation, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University

April  9
Exploring the Dual Nature of Pacific Salmon Straying as a Biological Phenomenon and Conservation Crisis
Dr. Peter Westley, Assistant Professor, School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

April 23
April 30
Pink Salmon: Genomic Islands in the Stream of Evolution
Dr. Lisa Seeb, Research Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington

May 14
Modeling marine metapopulation connectivity: understanding oceanographic and life history interactions across multiple spatial scales
Dr. Julie B Kellner, Principal Investigator, Assistant Scientist, Biology Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

May 21
Follow the Fish: What Fishery-independent Time Series are Telling Us About the California Current Ecosystem off California
Dr. Tony Koslow, Research Oceanographer, former director of CalCOFI, Integrative Oceanography Division, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego

May 28
Genetic insights into the history of north Pacific resident killer whales
Dr. Michael Zanis, Assistant Professor, College of Science and Engineering, Seattle University

June  4
Managing for Resilience in California's Inland Fishes
Dr. Stephanie M Carlson, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley

June 11
NOAA Fisheries NWFSC
Chris Harvey, Ph, NOAA Fisheries NWFSC

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