Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Revisiting rationalization

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council, at its upcoming meeting in Kodiak, will consider a 10-year review of Alaska’s crab rationalization program.

Great Pacific Seafoods to liquidate through bankruptcy

Southeast Alaska Dungeness fishery to open June 15

Juneau man captures saga of cutter Storis in documentary

Trudeau urged to reject Pacific NorthWest LNG

Ocean ‘robot’ to help identity toxic algae off Washington

New commander for Coast Guard Sector Columbia River

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

Opinion: Enact individual vessel bycatch quotas


Wednesday, June 1, 2016


Bristol Bay begins

Eastside districts open today to commercial salmon fishing.

Canada fisheries minister Tootoo resigns, citing ‘addiction issues’

Alaska Legislature passes budget that dips deeply into savings

Alaska governor looks to fill CFEC vacancy

New harbor at Craig, Alaska, would occupy old cannery site

Humboldt supervisors back removal of Klamath River dams


Thursday, June 2, 2016


Listen up

NOAA is working on an ‘ocean noise strategy’ and wants to hear from you.

NMFS bans Southern California driftnets to protect sea turtles

Opening dates announced for Sand Point area salmon fisheries

Eric and Sarah Jordan weigh in on Sitka Salmon Derby

Blessing of the Fleet, Charleston, Oregon

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

North American governments lag on protecting oceans, study says


Friday, June 3, 2016

A fresh look

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute has glitzed up its website.

One dead, three injured in fire at former Kodiak cannery

Alaska legislative committee moves fish tax bill

Great Pacific shutdown deals blow to Whittier, Alaska

NOAA to announce ‘Saildrone’ research mission off Alaska

Will new walrus haulout interrupt Bristol Bay fishing?

Kodiak elected officials pen letter on catch shares issue

‘Alaska Fisheries Report’ from KMXT in Kodiak

Entangled humpback reported in Alaska’s Seymour Canal

Fishing union says B.C. catches should be processed locally

U.S. Seafoods converts ex-Navy vessel into Alaska trawler

Wash. commission to be briefed ocean juvenile salmon ranching

Oregon pink shrimp landings are running low

NMFS announces Saltonstall-Kennedy grant recommendations