Mayumi L Arimitsu, Ph.D.

Seabirds, forage fish, and oceanography
Glacial influence on marine ecosystems

Biography

Education

Ph.D.     2016           University of Alaska Fairbanks, Juneau, Alaska          Fisheries
M.Sc.      2009          University of Alaska Fairbanks, Juneau, Alaska          Fisheries
B.Sc.      1998           U.C. Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California                     Biology

Professional Experience

2009 - Present      Research Ecologist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Juneau
2007 - 2009          SCEP, USGS Alaska Science Center, Juneau
2001 - 2007          Fishery Biologist USGS Alaska Science Center

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

Pacific Seabird Group
Kittlitz's Murrelet Technical Committee
American Fisheries Society

Honors and/or Awards

  • 2009 and 2010, Best student presentation, NPRB

Publications not included in publications tab

Arimitsu, M. L. 2016. The influence of glaciers on coastal marine ecosystems in the Gulf of Alaska. Dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 154 p.

Arimitsu, M. L. 2009. Environmental gradients and prey availability relative to glacial features in Kittlitz's murrelet foraging habitat. M.Sc. Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks.