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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Commentary: One Fish, Two Fish: Are we counting too few fish?

By Jon Warrenchuk Senior Scientist and Campaign Manager, OceanaWhen fish are in short supply, every fish counts. To make every fish count, it’s important to...

PWS commercial harvest tops 28 M

Processors in Prince William Sound processed in excess of 28 million wild salmon through Aug. 2, up by nearly 5 million fish from a...

Togiak wraps 2017 herring fishery

Commercial harvesters have wrapped up the Togiak herring fishery, which the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is now estimating has a projected exvessel value...

Tanner crab devoured during celebration dinner

Local fishermen, cannery employees and government officials celebrated Cordova’s first Tanner crab fishery in 30 years with plates of fresh crab, shared with friends,...

Webber designs on board net washing system

There’s nothing that catches fish better than a brand new net.If you can maintain a clean net you’re fully optimizing your ability to catch.Bill...

Fish Factor: Old fishing nets reprocessed into high end plastics

More big bundles of old fishing nets will soon be on their way from Dutch Harbor to Denmark to be remade into high end...

PWS catch reaches 11.7 M

Harvests of all five species of salmon in Prince William Sound rose by over 2 million fish during a seven days period ending on...

Fish Factor: Alaska sea cucumber may have medicinal benefits

Editor’s note: Sea cucumbers and their extracts have gained much interest among researchers and nutritionists because of their nutritive value, potential health benefits and...

Joint board proposals for fish and game due May 1

May 1 is the deadline for submitting proposed regulation changes pertaining to local fish and game advisory committees and the process for adopting regulations...

Budget cuts result in lower allowable harvest

State fisheries biologists hindered by no budget for data collection have set the 2017 Togiak herring fishery allocation at 22,943 tons, with 16,060 tons,...


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