Monday, March 2, 2015

Sitka herring stays status quo

Alaska Board of Fisheries rejects dueling proposals from subsistence, commercial interests.

Huge quota highlights Togiak herring outlook

Does pot gear belong in Southeast Alaska black cod fishery?

After posting bond, cargo ship cleared to depart Unalaska

Canadian Coast Guard to consolidate B.C. communications

VMS rule posted for West Coast swordfish driftnet fishery

Ex-agents: resources lacking to combat illegal fishing, fraud

Editorial: More salmon, and more wanted


Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Washington salmon outlook is bright

Fishing prospects look good for Chinook in the state's ocean waters and in the Columbia River. And solid runs of Puget Sound coho and pink salmon are expected.

USCG hoists ill crewman off Icicle ship near Dutch Harbor

Prince William Sound shrimp fishery to open April 15

Fish board closes Angoon waters, rejects drone use

Update on the B.C. herring fisheries

Theft outbreak plagues Port of Newport

Opinion: W. Coast groundfish needs help from chefs, consumers


Wednesday, March 4, 2015

A special day for Alaska salmon?

A bill sponsored by Rep. Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, would establish Aug. 10 of each year as Alaska Wild Salmon Day.

Young Kodiak fisherman found dead in bunk

Sablefish IFQ harvesters 'reminded' on SE Alaska rules

Nominees for B.C. salmon harvest committee announced

Vigor Industrial to take over Kvichak Marine


Thursday, March 5, 2015

Chinook mop-up in Southeast Alaska

The state Board of Fisheries has passed a proposal potentially giving trollers more opportunity to catch the full quota of summer king salmon.

Kenai habitat advocate Ruffner among board hopefuls

ASMI issues newsy marketing update

P/V Stimson likely to move from Unalaska to Kodiak

B.C. herring fisheries update

Ore. board to meet Friday on pink shrimp permit

Ore. legislators want to focus salmon license plate money

Opinion: Setting record straight about the Bering Sea


Friday, March 6, 2015

An 'average' forecast for Upper Cook Inlet

A harvest by all user groups of 3.7 million sockeye salmon is expected this season.

United Fishermen of Alaska issues updated fact sheets

Southeast Alaska directed lingcod fishery announced

Tonka Seafoods of Petersburg tests pink shrimp market

Mixed results for Cook Inlet experimental pollock seine fishery

'The Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

Alaska State House opposes Aleutian marine sanctuary

Pacific Seafood to distribute Skuna Bay salmon

B.C. herring fisheries update

New hagfish plant established at Depoe Bay, Oregon

Pacific Council to vote on forage fisheries proposal

Editorial: Fish board needs better nomination process