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A reminder issued on Aug. 1 by the Alaska Board of Fisheries notes that all agenda change requests for the board's 2017-2018 meeting cycle are due to the Boards Support Section in Juneau by Aug. 17. During its Oct. 16-19 work session at the Egan Convention Center in Anchorage, the board [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Cordova Times / Fisheries
URGENT Pebble Mine update [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: United Fishermen of Alaska
By: Laine WelchFish Factor/For the JournalPost date: Wed, 08/02/2017 - 12:13pmSeafood is Alaska's top export by far, usually topping $3 billion in sales each year to 120 countries around the world, and comprising 55 percent of our nation's total seafood exports. Credit for the state's export sales goes mostly to the [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: AJOC Fisheries
A UAF graduate student has received a prestigious fellowship in Washington, D.C., starting next year. Maggie Chan is studying for her Ph.D. at UAF in the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences. She is expected to graduate in December. Two months later, Chan will begin a Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Alaska Sea Grant News
Processing a Bristol Bay salmon harvest in excess of 39 million fish, far exceeding the forecast of a harvest of 27.4 million reds, proved challenging to some processors, prompting plenty of commentary on why more Alaskans weren't hired on.It is a big challenge, said Nelson San Juan, coordinator of seafood [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
The statewide catch of wild salmon in Alaska topped 122.6 million fish through Aug. 2, including 49.5 million sockeye salmon, 37.6 million of which were caught in Bristol Bay. Processors were offering a base price of one dollar, up from 75 cents last year and 50 cents from 2015. For [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
Mining officials in British Columbia say discussions are off for the purchase of the Tulsequah Chief Mine and that they are escalating efforts to halt the flow of pollution from that mine into the Taku River watershed. The Taku is part of the salmon-rich transboundary river system flowing from British [...]
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Fishermens News Online
Wed, Aug 02, 2017
Source: Seafood.com Youtube
The Alaska State Troopers have identified a fisherman believed to have fallen overboard near Pilot Point as Fredrick Bock, 57, of Ninilchik. [...]
Tue, Aug 01, 2017
Source: Deckboss
More on the City of Unalaska's missing money, the Alaska Legislature passes the state's capital budget, and a green sponge that may help treat certain cancers. [...]
Tue, Aug 01, 2017
Source: KUCB Unalaska Newscasts

 

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