Monday, June 13, 2016

Walrus trouble

Fishery managers have adjusted the boundary of Bristol Bay’s Ugashik District to provide a buffer zone for walrus congregating in the area.

Port Heiden, Levelock look to open local processing plants

USDA issues solicitation for Alaska pollock

Alaska seeks federal fisheries coordinator

Opinion: Alaska governor pushes poor plan for trawl sector

Editorial: Vancouver oil terminal is not worth risk


Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Base price 75 cents

Bristol Bay salmon processors usually wait until season’s end to post prices they intend to pay fishermen. But this year, one processor has unveiled its price at the outset.

Bristol Bay association posts new sockeye market analysis

BBRSDA board elects new president

Cooke closes deal for Icicle Seafoods

Native Olympia oysters more resilient to acidification, study finds

California creature feature: lingcod


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

British Columbia’s deadly outbreak

Toxic algae is killing farmed salmon on the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Alaska hikes hunting, trapping, and sportfishing fees

Access is key theme in Alaska trawl reform debate

Gunnar Knapp’s ISER successor named

Alaska stock surveys turn up new species

Salish Sea dolphin sighting suggests warmer ocean

Documentary film to feature Lummi Island Wild

Oregon Forage Fish Management Plan out for public comment

Wider World: In the Faroe Islands, fish is king


Thursday, June 16, 2016

Romania and more

In response to Russia’s import ban, the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute has expanded its Eastern Europe program.

Plant workers killed, injured in van wreck on remote Atka Island

U.S. Coast Guard installs new Alaska commander

Naknek boatyard features Wi-Fi

Warrenton fishermen’s fund treasurer accused of theft

Study looks at role of fish in feeding world


Friday, June 17, 2016

Senate contender backs out

Former Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan now says he won’t challenge Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the August primary.

ASMI posts report on herring development project

Alaska group goes to Ottawa over B.C. mining concerns

‘Alaska Fisheries Report’ from KMXT in Kodiak

UW research vessel takes a break to get shipshape

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

Wider World: Brexit and fish