Observer Program Websites
Overview and news about the ADF&G observer program.
Includes links to descriptions of observer qualifications, training, schedules for briefing and training, pre-training reading materials, and the sampling manual.
Includes information on training, the observer manual, FAQs, and data analysis.
Details on the program and observing.
Feature article about what it's like to be a scallop observer.
Other Fisheries & Observer Websites
Provides an overview of Alaska’s commercial fisheries including information about protected species, regulations, habitat, and news updates.
The Council is responsible for groundfish management in the North Pacific. Their site provides news updates, decision summaries, and meeting schedules.
Provides information on many aspects of fishing within Alaska, including photos of fish species with life histories, range, habitat, and status.
Describes observers and observer programs, including hiring requirements and objectives.
Provides information on issues related to observer programs.
A biology discussion board that includes articles, tutorials, and forums to discuss and share various topics in biology and other related disciplines.