UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Quantitative Seminar

Spring 2007 Schedule


Speaker & Topic

30 March

Ian Taylor, UW QERM / Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Population dynamics of spiny dogfish in the Northeast Pacific

6 April

Rishi Sharma, Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission / UW QERM & SAFS

Using Statistical Catch at Age techniques on Chinook Salmon: Comparing the model to current VPA Techniques


13 April

Brandon Chasco, UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Evolution of the Bristol Bay in-season forecasting model:  The quest for the one model to rule them all

20 April

Nathan Taylor, UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

27 April

Ray Hilborn, UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Poaching in the Serengeti: estimating the conservation threat for different species

4 May

Gavin Fay, UW Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Chasing CARs: spatial modelling of abundance time series

11 May

Kristin Broms, UW QERM / Aquatic & Fishery Sciences

Population reconstuction methods applied to small game

18 May

Alan Haynie , NMFS Alaska Fisheries Science Center

Evaluating the Cost and Effectiveness of Salmon Bycatch Closures in the Bering Sea Pollock Fishery

25 May

Kerim Aydin, NMFS Alaska Fisheries Science Center

Fitting to food: bias, error, and simulation testing of diet preference estimates as measured from stomach contents data

1 June

Owen Hamel, NMFS Northwest Fisheries Science Center

A mathematical model of the bomb radiocarbon bump for use in fish age validation