Monday, January 16, 2017

Setback for gillnetters

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission has voted to implement sweeping Columbia River salmon fishing reforms.

Washington state news release on Columbia policy vote

ASMI responds to reports of tapeworm in Alaska salmon

Bristol Bay association board to meet in Anchorage

‘Alaska Fisheries Report’ from KMXT in Kodiak

Southeast Alaska golden king crab quota posted

Many speak in favor of removing Klamath River dams


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Grim forecast

Ocean acidification could hammer the West Coast Dungeness crab fishery, researchers say.

No Bering Sea bairdi crab fishery this season

Kodiak to increase harbor rates

Genetics show lots of B.C. Chinook in Kodiak catches

USDA buys $640K in pollock from Golden Alaska Seafoods

Oregon commission to meet Friday on Columbia fisheries policy


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Federal disaster declaration

Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker today determined there are commercial fishery failures for nine salmon and crab fisheries in Alaska, California, and Washington.

Alaska legislators back in Juneau again facing big budget deficit

How will Alaska Fish and Game budget fare?

Crab glut develops at Astoria

ASMI marketing update

NMFS completes review of Columbia River hatcheries

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

Who will lead NOAA under President Trump?


Thursday, January 19, 2017

Hedging your bets

Diversification is key to resilient fishing communities, Alaska-based research shows.

Sen. Sullivan questions commerce secretary nominee

Seafood direct marketing course offered

Fishermen demand transparency in North of Falcon process

Proposed Humboldt Bay oyster farming expansion draws concern

Column: Alaskans gear up to fight B.C. company's mine plans


Friday, January 20, 2017

Juneau watch

Alaska legislators are back in session and have filed some bills of interest to the fishing industry.

State to conduct survey on Nushagak subsistence fishing

Alaska high court rules in case involving marine biology student

Sentencing set in Kodiak pollution case involving strip club boat

'Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

Proposed Humboldt oyster farming expansion turned back

Government issues new advice for women on eating fish

Fish recipes you can make in 35 minutes or less