February 22, 2016

Alaska/Pacific Coast Seafood Industry Asks to Cooperate with AK on Fish Tax Increase at Hearing; Current Effort Flawed SEAFOODNEWS.COM by Peggy Parker – February 19, 2016 The House Special Committee on Fisheries heard from several members of Alaska’s seafood industry

February 18, 2016

Alaska/Pacific Coast Walker signs order merging CFEC duties with ADFG Alaska Journal of Commerce by DJ Summers – February 17, 2016 Gov. Bill Walker signed an executive order on Feb. 16 that folds certain duties of the Commercial Fisheries Entry

February 17, 2016

Alaska/Pacific Coast Bering Sea winter fisheries underway KDLG by Molly Dischner – February 16, 2016 Salmon season may be a ways off, but winter fisheries like pollock and snow crab are underway in the Bering Sea. http://kdlg.org/post/bering-sea-winter-fisheries-underway Walker moves most