Monday, May 2, 2016
That's a wrap
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has closed the Togiak herring seine season due to declining fish size and budget cuts necessitating "a more conservative management approach."
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Long wait nearly over
Much of Northern California will open for commercial Dungeness crabbing on May 12.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
A win for fishermen plaintiffs in antitrust case
A federal appeals court has upheld an injunction against Pacific Seafood Group’s acquisition of Ocean Gold Seafoods.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
An Oregon federal judge has called for a new approach to Columbia and Snake River dam operations to preserve salmon and steelhead, with all options on the table for consideration, including dam removal on the Lower Snake River.
Friday, May 6, 2016
A Southeast Alaska drift gillnet fishery directed at returns of Stikine River king salmon is scheduled to open May 9.