April 3, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Alaska Fish and Game Denies Hatchery on Baranof Island The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has announced that a proposal to open a salmon hatchery on Baranof Island has been rejected. US News – April 2, 2018

April 2, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Press Release: Restrictions Coming in 2018 to Southeast Alaska Chinook Fisheries ADFG by Charles O. Swanton – March 29, 2018 (Juneau) — Chinook (king) salmon fisheries in Southeast Alaska are facing restrictions in 2018 as fisheries managers work

March 30, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Commercial salmon harvest forecasted weaker statewide Peninsula Clarion by Elizabeth Earl – March 29, 2018 If forecasts hold true, 2018 will be a slower year for commercial salmon fishermen across the state. http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/local/2018-03-29/commercial-salmon-harvest-forecasted-weaker-statewide Alaska Fisheries Report KMXT by

March 29, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast Surveys find more pollock midwater, fewer near ocean bottom KMXT by Kayla Desroches March 27, 2018 The current pollock stock is looking strong according to NOAA’s winter midwater surveys, but that’s not consistent with summer bottom trawl surveys.

March 28, 2018

Alaska/Pacific Coast In a tough year for trollers, Mallott backs Alaska’s salmon treaty team KCAW by Robert Woolsey – March 24, 2018 Alaska Lt. Governor Byron Mallott supports Alaska’s Pacific Salmon Treaty negotiating team, although he believes Alaska fishermen have