The herring never really recovered after the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Even 24 years later, there is an ongoing effort to monitor the waters of the spill area in the Gulf of Alaska. The spill prompted a wave of revealing scientific research that is cresting now with new technology, and a portal for public access in real time.
HOST: Steve Heimel, Alaska Public Radio Network
- Craig Matkin, director, North Gulf Oceanic Society
- Kris Holderied, director, NOAA Katsina Bay Laboratory
- John Piatt, research scientist, U.S. Geological Survey – Alaska Science Center
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.