Comfish News




ComFish News | Alaska News | Tech News

Earlier
The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Maple follows the crew of Canadian Coast Guard Icebreaker Terry Fox through the icy waters of Franklin Strait, in Nunavut Canada, August 11, 2017. The Canadian Coast Guard assisted Maple's crew by breaking and helping navigate through ice during several days of Maple's 2017 Northwest Passage transit. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nate Littlejohn.
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Maple arrived to Coast Guard Yard in Baltimore, Maryland, Tuesday, after a journey of more than 7,000 miles through the Arctic from Sitka, Alaska. Cutter Maple spent 27 days above the Arctic Circle, first navigating Alaskan waters then through the Arctic to the Atlantic Ocean. [...]
Fri, Sep 01, 2017
Source: USCG Alaska Blog
On this week's show, lawmakers and members of the fishing industry attended a Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act reauthorization hearing in Soldtona. There, they tackled fleet consolidation, limited access fisheries, and an extended pie analogy. Also, two women in Sleetmute are using a fish wheel to make up for [...]
Thu, Aug 31, 2017
Source: Alaska Fisheries Report
Deep Inlet is open to Seiners on Wednesday, August 30th. Troll is open the day before Tuesday, August 29th. Please be courteous and respectful of their opportunity on Tuesday to make their intended drags. Troll is open each Saturday after this first week, so they are always fishing the [...]
Sun, Aug 27, 2017
Source: SE AK Seiners Association
The financial failure of the fishing processor Akutan prevented it from going to Kuskokwim Bay this summer. That left some fishermen in the lurch. Also, a group of people and organizations in Bristol Bay holds an annual fly fishing guide academy for local youth. We had help from KYUK's Teresa [...]
Thu, Aug 24, 2017
Source: Alaska Fisheries Report
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: NFI Media Youtube
Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Adam Harris, a member of a joint Coast Guard-Navy dive team deployed aboard Coast Guard Cutter Healy, holds a Coast Guard ensign during a cold water ice dive off a Healy small boat in the Arctic, July 29, 2017. The joint dive team successfully completed the first shipboard Coast Guard dive operations in the Arctic in 11 years. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Bradbury.
For the first time in 11 years, after the tragic deaths of Lt. Jessica Hill and Petty Officer 2nd Class Steven Duque, divers returned to the icy Arctic waters in support of the 2017 Coast Guard Research and Development Center Arctic patrol of Coast Guard Cutter Healy. During the patrol, [...]
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: USCG Alaska Blog
From the Alaska State Troopers:Location: HoonahType: Vessel lengthOn 8/7/17 Douglas W. Chaney, 61, of Lakewood, Wash., was cited for operating a commercial salmon seine vessel that was longer than 58 feet in overall length. He was given an arraignment date of 8/24/17 in Juneau District Court. [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
Source: The Brig: Alaska fisheries enforcement news
Alaska Seafood Marketing Update: ASMI Announces Alaska Commercial Fishing Video Contest [...]
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
Source: ASMI Industry Newsletter
BOF proposal books are available on line http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=fisheriesboard.proposalbook.Southeast and Yakutat Finfish & ShellfishJanuary 11-23, 2018Harrigan Centennial Hall, SitkaComment deadline: December 28, 2017 [...]
Fri, Aug 11, 2017
Source: SE AK Seiners Association
By Petty Officer 2nd Class Meredith Manning The chances of oil spills become more likely as permanent sea ice diminishes in the Arctic and maritime activity increases. As the federal response agency for offshore spills, the Coast Guard is exploring […] [...]
Thu, Aug 10, 2017
Source: USCG Alaska Blog

 

ComFish News | Alaska News | Tech News

Adverting helps fund the coffee and bandwidth necessary to keep TeamHG a well oiled machine. Thanks for all the support!