Senior NOAA Official Calls for Retraction of Study on Illegal Fishing
Chris Oliver, recently appointed NOAA assistant administrator for fisheries, has called for retraction of a paper that finds one-fifth of the 2015 exports from Alaska to Japan illegal, unreported and unregulated. The paper was published July 6 in the journal Marine Policy and was criticized by Oliver in an Oct. 11 letter.
Read more at Retraction Watch.
Image: Kodiak Archipelago, Alaska. (Wikimedia Commons)