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Our Mission

The mission of the Gene Conservation Laboratory is to apply genetic principles and tools to support the management of commercially important fish and shellfish species in Alaska based on the sustained yield principle.


Additional Publications

For a glossary of terms for salmon management click here. For a glossary of terms for genetics analysis, click here.

  • Moore, D. and J. Seeb. 2001. Annotated bibliography of the genetics of bivalve mollusks. (PDF 667 kB) Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Commercial Fisheries. Regional Information Report 5J01-09, Anchorage.
  • Wilbur, R., J. Seeb, J. Seeb, and H. Geiger. 1998. Is it a deme, a stock, or a subspecies? These and other definitions. (PDF 1,506 kB) Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Commercial Fisheries Management and Development Division. Regional Information Report 5J98-09, Anchorage.
  • Seeb, J.E. 1993. Wild stocks: Why do we want to save them? Alaska's Wildlife 25(2): 5-7.
  • Seeb, L.W. 1992. Stock identification: Who's who in our cast of fisheries. Alaska's Wildlife 24: 8-11.

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