June 13, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Alaska Fisheries Report KMXT by Maggie Wall – June 11, 2017 Salmon season is coming on strong. The Bristol Bay drift fleet upgrades their gear to include chillers and upgrades the quality taken to market. Copper River kings

June 12, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Shutdown puts salmon fisheries at risk State politics threaten multimillion dollar industry Juneau Empire by Kevin Gulufsen – June 8, 2017 Alaska Department of Fish & Game workers are heading out to weirs and counting towers this month

June 9, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Looming gov’t shutdown threatens AK’s $500M salmon industry KTVA by Liz Raines – June 7, 2017 Alaska’s half-billion-dollar salmon season is in jeopardy if lawmakers don’t pass a state budget by the end of June. Without one, state

June 8, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Copper river king salmon return higher than expected KUAC by Dan Bross – June 7, 2017 The Copper River king salmon return is coming in better than forecast. Predicted to be the weakest on record, at about 29,000

June 7, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Harbour seals selectively eat juveniles of salmon species most at risk Vancouver Sun by Randy Shore – June 5, 2017 Harbour seals in the Strait of Georgia may be eating millions of juvenile sockeye, coho and chinook salmon