Monday, June 8, 2015
At its meeting in Sitka, the North Pacific Fishery Management Council voted to reduce limits on halibut bycatch in the Bering Sea.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
‘Missed an opportunity’
Critics say the North Pacific Fishery Management Council didn’t do enough to tighten limits on Bering Sea halibut bycatch.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Pull your gear
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife closes the Dungeness crab fishery off the state’s southern coast due to unsafe levels of a naturally occurring marine toxin called domoic acid.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
An anti-setnet group delivers 43,000 signatures in support of a proposed Alaska ballot initiative.
Friday, June 12, 2015
‘It happened quick’
The skipper of the tender Kupreanof recounts the vessel’s sinking on Alaska’s Fairweather Grounds.