Fisheries and wildlife research in Alaska [graphic], ca. 1920's-1980's.
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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is a bureau within the Department of the Interior. Its mission is to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. A 1940 reorganization plan in the Department of the Interior consolidated the Bureau of Fisheries and the Bureau of Biological Survey into one agency to be known as the Fish and Wildlife Service. The Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife was created...
Auke Bay Laboratory is part of the Alaska Fisheries Science Center, and a branch of the federal agency, NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service), responsible for research conducted on living marine resources in the coastal oceans off Alaska and off parts of the west coast of the United States. With a staff of 400, their region covers nearly 3 million square miles including the North Pacific Ocean and the eastern Bering Sea. From the de...