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PWS subsistence crab fishery opens Oct. 1

Prince William Sound subsistence fisheries for golden king crab and Tanner crab, for Alaska residents only, will open on Oct. 1 and run through...

Workshop will focus on salmon challenges

A workshop focused on identifying long-term challenges to Alaska salmon and communities dependent on salmon is scheduled for Nov 1-3 at the Dena’ina Center...

BSAI annual crab industry meeting set for Oct. 12

Crab industry entities will meet with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Anchorage on Oct. 12 to review the total allowable catch...

Gronholdt named to PSMFC

Sand Point resident Paul Gronholdt has been appointed to the Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission for a four-year term, replacing Eric Olson, who is...

Fish Factor: Can Cordova revive Tanner crab fishery?

By Laine Welch For The Cordova TimesCordovans are hoping to revive a long lost Tanner crab fishery in Prince William Sound as a step towards...

New commitments made to marine environment

Dozens of initiatives addressing marine conservation valued at upwards of $5.24 billion, plus new commitments to protect over 1.5 million square miles of ocean...

International agreement sought for SE waterways

An environmental campaign group has delivered to Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott a letter signed by more than 6,000 Alaskans urging an international agreement to...

Silvers still coming in Copper, Bering river districts

Fishing for coho salmon in the Copper River and Bering river districts is expected to remain open as usual through early October, with most...

Ninth Circuit rules in favor of fishermen

United Cook Inlet Drift Association is hailing as a victory for fishermen a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision in the case of UCIDA...

Federal relief asked for pink salmon disaster

Alaska officials are seeking federal disaster relief for the 2016 pink salmon fisheries in Prince William Sound, Kodiak, Chignik and Lower Cook Inlet.The formal...

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