James L Bodkin

Population biology and ecology of marine mammals, population estimation, predator/prey relations, carnivora, coastal marine ecology, marine conservation.


Recent Accomplishments


M.S.          1986             California Polytechnical University, San Luis Obispo, CA           Biology
B.S.           1975             California State University, Long Beach, CA                              Wildlife Biology

Professional Studies/Experience

2013 - Present         Research Wildlife Biologist Emeritus, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1990 - 2013             Research Wildlife Biologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1989 - 1990             Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Koyukuk Wildlife Refuge, Galena, AK
1986 - 1989             Fish and Wildlife Biologist, National Ecology Research Center, Santa Cruz, CA


Professional societies/affiliations/committees/editorial boards

Society for Conservation Biology
American Society of Mammalogy
Society for Marine Mammalogy
The Wildlife Society

Honors, awards, recognition, elected offices


Scientific/Oral Presentations, Abstracts