March 21, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Sitka Herring Roe Fleet Catches 25 Percent of GHL in Three Hours SEAFOODNEWS.COM – March 21, 2017 The Sitka Sound herring sac roe fishery opened March 19 for a three-hour-and-twenty-minute first opener, after being on a two-hour notice

March 20, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast Increased commercial harvest anticipated in 2017 If realized, this year’s statewide harvest would be 204 million salmon, up from 112.6 million a year ago Cordova Times by Margaret Bauman – March 16, 2017 State fisheries biologists are projecting

March 17, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast The Alaska Fisheries Report KMXT by  Pam Foreman – March 16, 2017 Coming up this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report… In Juneau, legislators debate the merits of raising the fuel tax. A measure would require skippers to collect taxes

March 14, 2017

Alaska/Pacific Coast As Season Wraps, Bering Sea Crabbers Focus on New Rules, Harvest Policy SEAFOODNEWS.COM by Peggy Parker – March 13, 2017 As the Bering Sea crab fleet pulls the last of their snow crab pots, attention is quickly pivoting