August 21, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Despite strong Alaska numbers, Yukon First Nations reporting low chinook returns ‘We don’t want to be like the cod fishery in the East Coast’ Yukon News by Jackie Hong – August 18, 2017 The promising chinook salmon numbers

August 18, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Humpy harvest in PWS grows to near 36 M Statewide catch through Aug. 15 climbed to nearly 160 M Cordova Times by Margaret Bauman – August 18, 2017 Commercial harvests of pink salmon in Prince William Sound rose

August 17, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast AK Board of Fisheries Releases Proposal Book Fishermen’s News – August 16, 2017 In advance of its work session in Anchorage in October for the upcoming meeting cycle, the Alaska Board of Fisheries has issued its 2017-2018 proposal

August 16, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Most commercial fishing ends Monday Peninsula Clarion by Elizabeth Earl – August 14, 2017 Most commercial fishing in Upper Cook Inlet ended Monday, with the set gillnet fishermen in the Kasilof section getting one extra day Tuesday. http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/local/2017-08-14/most-commercial-fishing-ends-monday

August 15, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Norton Sound fishery is breaking records, but king salmon are lagging KDLG by Nick Ciolino – August 11, 2017 The Norton Sound commercial fishery could log near-record catch and escapement numbers for four out of the five returning