Southeast Alaska’s winter troll season closed in record time as high king salmon abundance and good prices lured lots of boats to the fishing grounds.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Commercial and recreational salmon fisheries could be closed this year in Washington’s ocean waters due to projected poor coho returns.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Season start nears
The Sitka Sound herring fishery will go on two-hour notice effective 11 a.m. Thursday.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Togiak herring outlook
Sea conditions are so far from normal that fishery managers say they have “little confidence in our ability to accurately forecast timing this year.”
Friday, March 18, 2016
And they’re off!
Sitka Sound herring seiners saw their first opening of the season Thursday afternoon.