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PWS salmon harvest at 16.8 million fish

Commercial salmon harvests in Prince William Sound rose by another 1.7 million fish, bringing the catch to a total of 16.8 million salmon, including...

Coast Guard rescues crew member injured when vessels collide

A U.S. Coast Guard Jayhawk helicopter in the midst of training exercises in the Cordova area diverted on Aug. 16 to rescue a crewmember...

Hatchery harvests looking weak

Commercial salmon harvests in Prince William Sound rose to a preliminary season total of 15,134,000 fish through Aug. 9, up from 13,752,000 salmon through...

Federal report includes new fish species

An updated marine fish inventory included in a new federal survey of the Arctic food web includes 20 newly confirmed species among the 109...

USF&W clarifies predator control rules

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife decision clarifying predator control on Alaska’s national wildlife refuges is drawing criticism from state officials who say this erodes...

Celebrating Salmon with Fish and Song

Bristol Bay Native Corp. kicked off festivities for the first Alaska Wild Salmon Day in Anchorage on Aug. 10 with a midday event featuring...

Forum focuses new challenges in Aleutians

A six-day forum focused on the role of communities in preparing for challenges and opportunities in a rapidly changing environment is slated for Aug....

Russian biologist on exchange in Prince William Sound

When asked about the similarities between Cordova and her home in Russia, she laughed as she answered, “the cold and rain.” It is another...

Salmon Sisters donates wild salmon to Food Bank

Salmon Sisters, the Homer apparel company whose online catalog offers everything from designer hoodies to aprons, hats and mugs, has donated some 14,688 cans...

No sign of trawler Alaska Juris

A 218-foot fishing trawler owned by the Seattle-based Fishing Company of Alaska apparently sunk into the Bering Sea in the Aleutian Islands, following the...

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