USFWS
Marine Mammals Management
Alaska Region

 

Marking, Tagging & Reporting Program

REPORTS & FACT SHEETS

 

To receive a copy of a publication or report, please contact:

Marine Mammals Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1011 E. Tudor Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
or call 907-786-3800

Technical Reports

2012

Trent, J.N. and R. B. Benter. 2012. A chronology of Pacific walrus tusk marking as a management tool in Alaska. Poster: Alaska Marine Science Symposium Jan. 16-20, 2012. Anchorage, Alaska.

2011

Benter, R.B. and C. Koonooka. 2011. Local factors affecting subsistence walrus harvest on Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska. Poster: Alaska marine Science Symposium Jan. 18-22, 2011 Anchorage, Alaska.

2010
Benter, R.B. and C. Koonooka. 2010. Local factors affecting subsistence walrus harvest on Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska. Poster: Marine Mammals of the Holarctic Oct. 2010 Kaliningrad, Russia.

2009

Benter, R. B. and M. D. Robards.  2009.  Trends in the subsistence walrus harvest in the   Bering Sea.   Poster: Alaska Marine Science Symposium Jan. 19-23, 2009.  Anchorage Alaska.

Burn, D.M., J. L. Bodkin and J. N. Trent. 2009.  What marine mammal biologists know about sea otters in Prince William Sound.  Chugach Alaska Corporation Newsletter. (Submitted) Anchorage, Alaska

Trent, J. N. and R. B. Benter.  2009  Marking, Tagging and Reporting Program: Subsistence harvest assessment for northern sea otters, Pacific walruses and polar bears in Alaska.  Poster Alaska Marine Science Symposium Jan 19-23, 2009. Anchorage Alaska.

Trent, J. N. and R. B.  Benter.  2009.  Monitoring the Alaska subsistence harvest of northern sea otters Pacific walruses and polar bears in changing times.  Poster: 18th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals. Oct. 11-16, 2009.    Quebec City,   Canada.

2004

Since 2004 MTRP has also annually published the Marine Mammal Bulletin which is intended for communication with harvest taggers and marine mammal hunters. We have a mailing list of about 700 addressees.

Fact Sheets

Walrus Ivory & You (pdf)

Walrus Ivory Dos & Don'ts (pdf)

Tag Your Catch in 30 Days (pdf)

Polar Bear Hunting (pdf)

Sea Otter Hunting (pdf)

Walrus Hunting (pdf)

Beach Found/NonNatives (pdf)

Handicraft Sale (pdf)

Significantly Altered Handicrafts (pdf)

Local Factors Affecting Subsistence Walrus Harvest (pdf)

 

Last updated: February 1, 2012