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Monday, April 12, 2021

Alaska Sockeye runs on Kenai and Kasilof predicted to be less than 20-year average The sockeye fishery opens the third Monday in June or June 19, whichever comes last. Peninsula Clarion by Camille Botello - April 10, 2021 9:37pm The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced Thursday that the forecast for sockeye runs will be less than average in the Kenai and Kasilof Rivers. Commercial herring fishery winding down KCAW by Katherine Rose - April 9, 2021 The Sitka Sound Sac Roe Herring Fishery is winding down, and state biologists expect to close the fishery soon. In an interview on Thursday (4-8-21), Area Management Biologist Aaron Dupuis said the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is shifting out of “active management” mode. Sablefish fishery opens April 15 with 208,000-pound GHL Cordova Times by Margaret Bauman - April 9, 2021 Fifty-seven permits have been issued by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for the Prince William Sound sablefish season, which opens on April 15 with a guideline harvest level of 208,000 pounds, up from 167,000 pounds a year ago. Labeling and Marketing #3MMI - Global Snow Crab Update for the North American Markets TradexFoods - April 12, 2021 Despite enduring a season through the COVID-19 Pandemic, in 2020, fishermen around the world managed to harvest almost 278 million lbs of Snow Crab globally which translates to about 97 percent of a combined total allowable catch of 287.6 million lbs between Alaska, Canada, and Russian fisheries. The Global Snow Crab harvest throughout 2021 is estimated to amount to 300.6 million lbs. FYI’s Alaska Seaplanes starts daily flights to Petersburg KFSK by Joe Viechnicki - April 7, 2021 A new daily airline connection between Juneau and Petersburg started up Monday. Alaska Seaplanes is flying its nine-passenger planes twice a day into James A. Johnson Airport and held a ribbon cutting ceremony there to mark the start of that service. Pacific Seafood Processors Association 1900 W Emerson Place Suite 205, Seattle, WA 98119 Phone: 206.281.1667 E-mail:; Website: Our office days/hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, any copyrighted work in this message is distributed under fair use without profit or payment to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving this information for non-profit research and educational purposes only. *Inclusion of a news article, report, or other document in this email does not imply PSPA support or endorsement of the information or opinion expressed in the document.


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