Legislators have gutted several bills widely supported by Alaska fishermen, writes Laine Welch.
Strong science is necessary to keep Alaska's fisheries bringing in abundant revenues, writes Laine Welch.
A new report draws a vivid and easy-to-understand picture of the state of Alaska fisheries, writes Laine Welch.
t’s been a long time coming, but payments should soon be in hand for Alaska fishermen, processors and coastal communities hurt by the 2016 pink salmon run failure, the worst in 40 years.
Alaskans saw salmon die offs last summer across the state when water temperatures soared into the mid-70s to above 80 degrees in some regions. But what about threats to salmon from the accompanying global gorilla - increased acidity?
Every year since 1991 Fish Factor has selected “picks and pans” for Alaska’s seafood industry — a no-holds-barred look back at some of the year’s best and worst fishing highlights.
Cod, pollock and tanner crab fisheries have been "open for business" since Jan. 1, writes Laine Welch.
They say good things come in small packages, and that’s the case for Alaska cod fishermen heading into the new year.
A deck of clever playing cards is teaching people about one of Alaska’s most popular yet fragile fishing favorites: rockfish.
An ongoing mariculture initiative aims to develop a $100 million industry in 20 years, writes Laine Welch.