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Doug Vincent-Lang
Acting Director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation

doug vincent-lang After completing his undergraduate in Population Dynamics/Biology from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, Doug came to Alaska in 1978 to attend graduate school at the University of Alaska in Fairbanks. After completing his graduate degree in Biological Oceanography he began his career at ADF&G as a biologist evaluating the Susitna Hydro project. Over his 30 plus year career he has served as an Area Research Biologist, Regional Management/Research Coordinator, and Assistant Director. Most recently he served as a Special Assistant to the Commissioner. In this role, he coordinated ESA, ocean, and arctic policy for the Department. He has served on a wide range of panels and forums, both nationally and internationally, focused on Alaska resource conservation issues.