Monday, May 16, 2016
Don’t call us AIFMA anymore
A longstanding Bristol Bay commercial fishing organization has taken a new name.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game plans to run the Bristol Bay salmon fishery “in a normal fashion” this season, despite the unusual presence of walrus near the Ugashik District.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter rescued two fishermen from a vessel in distress near the Fairweather grounds northwest of Sitka.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Copper River gillnetters get another crack at the fish this morning after a fairly modest catch of 1,300 Chinook and 22,500 sockeye on opening day.
Friday, May 20, 2016
Good to go
Canada health officials have approved genetically modified salmon as safe for consumption.