North Pacific

The North Pacific Ocean covers about 60% of the earth's circumference, from the Arctic Ocean to the Equator, including a several peripheral basins, such as the Gulf of California.  Researchers from SWFSC's Fisheries Research DivisionFisheries Ecology DivisionEnvironmental Research Division, and Marine Mammal and Turtle Division generate the scientific information necessary for the protection and management of the region’s living marine resources. 

Last modified: 12/24/2014