Monday, May 22, 2017

Copper River start

The first opener of the season yields a surprisingly large catch of Chinook salmon.

Alaska Air rushes tons of Copper River salmon to Seattle

Photo essay: The Cordova fishing fleet

Three vessels involved in fire at Craig, Alaska, marina

State fish biologists talk Kenai Peninsula escapement goals

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

Eat more seafood for health, right? Actually, it's complicated


Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The international salmon situation

Pacific salmon abundance remains near all-time high levels, the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission reports.

Photos from Craig, Alaska, fire that burned three boats

Managers expect healthy Nushagak king salmon run

Yakutat Dungeness crab fishery to remain closed

Viral video: Sea lion grabs girl at B.C. wharf

A dress built from 20,000 salmon bones


Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Survey season

The National Marine Fisheries Service explains this year's Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska trawl surveys.

The $75 salmon fillet

E&E Foods to bring floating processor to Kotzebue

Sitka Tribe wants smaller commercial herring fishery

Oregon shrimp season starts, but price disappoints

Rep. Young: Don't get 'overly excited' about Trump budget


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Troll shutdown

The state is closing Southeast Alaska spring troll fisheries due to weak salmon returns.

Unexpectedly strong Chinook catches tallied at Copper River

Walrus buffer to be in place again at Bristol Bay

Navy to scan Kodiak, Unalaska waters for WWII explosives

Alaska Herring Week set for June 19-25 in Seattle area

Opinion: Pebble should be stopped in its tracks


Friday, May 26, 2017

Bristol Bay boat burglaries

This winter brought another round of break-ins at a Dillingham storage yard, police say.

'Common mistakes' are costing Bristol Bay skippers

Fisherman rescued after Copper River boat capsizes

'Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

State closes areas to conserve Chilkat River king salmon

Ore. suit clouds future of Pacific Seafood's Newport plant

Calif., Ore. governors request salmon disaster declaration

Senators push administration on salmon recovery fund