January 5, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Sitka processor to open ‘transformative’ facility Madison, Wisconsin KCAW by Robert Woolsey – January 3, 2018 A boat-to-table seafood processor in Sitka is expanding its retail footprint in the Midwest. https://www.kcaw.org/2018/01/03/sitka-processor-open-transformative-facility-madison-wisconsin/ International Monitoring program to control seafood imports

January 3, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Trollers call for chinook management ‘with a scalpel, not a sledgehammer’ KCAW by Robert Woolsey – January 2, 2018 Fishermen in Sitka are pushing back against a proposed king salmon conservation plan that could impose deep restrictions on

January 2, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast PWS state waters P-cod jig season opens Cordova Times – December 30, 2017 New Year’s Day marks the opener for the Prince William Sound state waters Pacific cod season for vessels using jig gear. https://www.thecordovatimes.com/2017/12/30/pws-state-waters-p-cod-jig-season-opens/ Danger and Routine:

December 29, 2017

Note: PSPA will resume updates January 2, 2018.  Have a happy New Year. *********************************** Alaska/Pacific Coast Alaska Fisheries Report KMXT by Kayla Desroches – December 29, 2017 On this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, a Washington-state based catcher/processor is trying to