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Friday, December 19, 2014


NMFS invites input on deterring pesky marine mammals

Whales, sea lions, and other marine mammals can damage commercial fishing gear and devour the catch. The agency is taking written comments on non-lethal methods to discourage them.

'The Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

Congress acts to ease Pacific Coast groundfish fleet buyout costs

NOAA grant to help West Coast shellfish growers with ocean acidification

Federal spending bill includes fisheries-related funds

NYT blog: wild fish vs. farmed fish

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Hatchery changes recommended in Southeast Alaska

Bristol Bay association's Sue Aspelund talks potential buyback

Proposed amendment would affect 'C shares' in Alaska crab fisheries

Prince William Sound pollock trawl quota announced

Dillingham gets a Subway!

Washington commission considers Willapa Bay salmon policy

WSU report says water plan overvalues fish recovery

NMFS West Coast official appointed to tropical tuna commission

Life aboard a tramper, remembered after Bering Sea sinking