31st Wakefield Symposium on high-latitude fish and fisheries, Anchorage, AK

The 31st Wakefield Symposium on the Impacts of a Changing Environment on the Dynamics of High-latitude Fish and Fisheries is now accepting abstracts.  The symposium will be held from 9-12 May 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska.

Symposium topic areas are:

  • Environmental impacts on subarctic and arctic ecosystems: species-specific responses
  • Environmental impacts on subarctic and arctic ecosystems: community structure, biodiversity, energy flow, and trophodynamics
  • Physiological effects of ocean acidification, oxygen limitation, and temperature stress on high-latitude fish and shellfish
  • Incorporating environmental effects and accounting for changing life history traits in the assessment and management of fish populations
  • Evaluating management strategies under projected environmental changes
  • Coping with environmental variability and climate change: perspectives from coastal communities

More info on session descriptions and invited speakers is available here.  Hope to see you in Anchorage in May!

Posted on November 15, 2016 .