Monday, March 6, 2017

B.C. herring haul

The commercial roe herring fishery opened with a flourish over the weekend in the Strait of Georgia.

Cook Inlet commercial, sport fishermen less than pleased

Prince William Sound shrimp pot quota announced

Floating processor might serve Kuskokwim area this year

Trump administration seeks deep cuts in NOAA budget

Vogue discovers Alaska fishing industry

Opinion: Fish board deals blow to rebuilding salmon stocks


Tuesday, March 7, 2017


A Steller sea lion attacked a fisherman aboard a boat in Sand Point, Alaska.

Crewman missing after vessels sinks in B.C. herring fishery

Crew rescued after vessel runs aground off Unalaska

Alaska Sea Grant ‘hopeful’ funding won’t be cut

Bio diesel spill reported at B.C. fish farm

Engine troubleshooting, maintenance class offered at Port Townsend

Klamath River dam removal plan on track as administration shifts

Wider World: Nova Scotia launches its own seafood brand


Wednesday, March 8, 2017

A conservative approach

Concern over wild Chinook stocks will mean restrictions for Southeast Alaska’s spring troll fishery.

Trump’s draft budget proposes billion-dollar cut to Coast Guard

Alaska regulators raise concerns about new oil tanker escort tugs

Former research vessel Hero sinks near Willapa Bay

Marine corrosion workshop offered March 19 in Hadlock, Wash.

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights


Thursday, March 9, 2017

Copper River constraints

A terrible king salmon forecast is prompting fishery restrictions.

Family identifies missing man in B.C. herring capsizing

B.C. Strait of Georgia herring fishery update

An Alaska salmon fisherman direct markets in D.C. area

Record Dungeness crab value reported in Oregon

NMFS releases 2016 high-seas driftnet report


Friday, March 10, 2017

Columbia compromise

The chairman of the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission offers a tangle net alternative.

Sitka Sound herring fishery, update No. 1

Path forward unclear in wake of Kodiak ‘interception’ study

B.C. fishing fatality prompts call for safer vessels

Invasion of the Monterey Bay red crabs

Alaska senators oppose Coast Guard budget cuts

Scientists battle over the true harm of mercury in tuna