Anadromous Fish

When we think of anadromous fish here in Alaska, we typically think of salmon. However, there are a number of other fishes that subscribe to a similar life history. Here, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute reminds us exactly what it means to be anadromous, and introduces us to the …

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History Mysteries of the Deep

This past month, Fish Tech faculty and staff, as a part of Sitka Fire Department’s Search and Rescue Team, came across a relic of Sitka’s Russian past. The anchor, measuing 8′ by 8′ appears to be from a large ship from the 1840s. However, it’s role in the lake in …

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Dual-Enrollment Pilot Course Featured in Kodiak Daily Mirror

Through funding from At-sea Processors Association, Fish Tech offered two dual-enrollment courses at Kodiak High School this spring–Careers in Fisheries, and Fisheries of Alaska. Streamed lectures are supplemented by in class discussions, field trips, and visits from fisheries professionals in Kodiak. The students have really enjoyed their experience so far! …

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