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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Exploratory work continues on potential Icy Bay mine

A decision on actual development may be several years off, but the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority is already planning to drill for more...

Finfish issues on tap at Valdez Dec. 1-5

Over 50 proposals regarding Prince William Sound and Upper Copper and Susitna river finfish issues will be under consideration at the Alaska Board of...

Fish Factor: Five Alaska fisheries ports rank in nation’s top 10

Seafood Super PowerAlaska is the nation’s super power with five Alaska ports ranking in the top 10 for seafood landings and values.“Dutch Harbor keeps...

Report: US fishermen catch up in value, volume dips slightly

American fisheries grew by a little more than 2 percent in value last year, even with fishermen bringing slightly less fish to shore, the...

Cordova ranks in top 30 commercial fish ports

A new federal fisheries report on the economic impact of America’s fisheries ranks Cordova 28th in the nation in 2016 on commercial fisheries landings.The...

Reassessment of Alaska cod fishery underway

Comment is being sought through Nov. 30 from registered stakeholders on the Alaska RFM certification draft assessment report for re-certification of the Alaska cod...

Fish Factor: Cautious optimism abounds for permit prices

It’s steady as she goes for the values of Alaska salmon fishing permits, with upticks in the wind at several fishing regions.“There’s a lot...

Boaters urged to properly dispose of EPIRBs

The Coast Guard is reminding boaters to properly dispose of Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons when they are no longer in use, to avoid...
Sockeye salmon swimming

Alaska Supreme Court takes up Stand for Salmon v. Mallott

A decision over the constitutionality of a proposed ballot initiative that would update Alaska’s 61-year-old fish habitat permitting law is now in the hands...

200 scientists send letter defending fisheries management

More than 200 scientists say Congress should protect federal sustainable fishing laws in advance of a key hearing about the future of the way...

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