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Redline is the sole taxi service in the Bristol Bay Borough. It is the main transportation method for many summer fishery workers. KDLG's Caitlin Tan rode along Saturday night during Fishtival weekend. [...]
Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Source: KDLG Fisheries
Story and photos by Chief Petty Officer John Masson 9th District Public Affairs, attached to Operation Arctic Shield People have been disappearing in the Arctic for as long as there have been people in the Arctic. Difficult terrain, unpredictable weather […] [...]
Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Source: USCG Alaska Blog
As state lawmakers mull ways to update permitting laws to protect salmon habitat, a dual sweepstakes is using text messaging and social media as the means to keep more fishermen informed. “One of the things we've learned over the past two years is that most fishermen are getting almost all of [...]
Thu, Jul 27, 2017
Source: Cordova Times / Fisheries
Earlier
Sand Point loses its police force; the Alaska Legislature nears compromise on a capital budget, and the Republican healthcare bill moves forward in the U.S. Senate. [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: KUCB Unalaska Newscasts
By: Naomi KloudaAlaska Journal of CommercePost date: Wed, 07/26/2017 - 12:18pm A jar of Kelp Salsa by Barnacle Foods. Based in Juneau, the company harvests wild kelp to make innovative foods such as salsas, pickles, and spice blends. (Photo/Courtesy/Barnacle Foods) Picture crustacean DNA that allows crabs the ability [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: AJOC Fisheries
By: Laine WelchFish Factor/For the JournalPost date: Wed, 07/26/2017 - 12:17pmAs state lawmakers mull ways to update permitting laws to protect salmon habitat, a dual sweepstakes is using text messaging and social media as the means to keep more fishermen informed. “One of the things we've learned over the past two [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: AJOC Fisheries
Alaska's commercial salmon harvesters delivered nearly 94 million fish to processors through July 25, according to preliminary harvest data compiled by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G). That total includes some 48 million sockeyes − 37 million of which are from Bristol Bay − and nearly 30 million [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
The director of NOAA's marine debris program, Nancy Wallace, says that all marine debris comes from humans and thus, for the most part, can be prevented.Wallace was one of three people testifying on July 25 before the Senate subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard, which was exploring solutions [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
Organizers of the Sitka Seafood Festival are planning a series of events from August 1 to 19 in celebration of wild Alaska seafood, with proceeds to fund efforts to help more young fishermen participate in commercial fisheries.The festival, which began in 2009, has been adopted by the Alaska Sustainable Fisheries [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online

 

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