Expedition uncovers new insights into salmon migration

(03/20/19)

Scientists taking part in a major survey of salmonid species in the North Pacific have returned to Vancouver with a number of surprising discoveries after a month on the high seas.

The $1.3 million International Gulf of Alaska Expedition 2019, which was organised by the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission (NPAFC), involved 21 scientific personnel from five Pacific Rim countries – Japan, Korea, Russia, the United States and Canada.

The expedition is the first in decades to study salmon in the high seas and has already made many...........................................................................


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