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James L Bodkin

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

Professional 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

Education and Certifications

  • M.S.  1986  California Polytechnical University, San Luis Obispo, CA    Biology

  • B.S.   1975  California State University, Long Beach, CA                   Wildlife Biology

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Society for Conservation Biology

  • American Society of Mammalogy

  • Society for Marine Mammalogy

  • The Wildlife Society

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