Monday, December 12, 2016

Alaska’s fury

The state’s congressional delegation slams President Obama’s latest executive order.

Alaska governor responds to Obama’s Bering Sea action

Southeast Alaska crab seasons to open Feb. 17

DFO invites comment on draft herring management plan

Congress sends major California water policy to President Obama

U.S. import tracing program aims to curb illegal fishing, fraud


Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Strong herring outlook

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced a quota of 14,649 tons for the 2017 Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery.

Sport, commercial players feud over Columbia reforms

Water infrastructure bill includes Alaska harbor provisions

Beth Kerttula returns to Juneau still talking ocean planning

B.C. salmon farm draws complaint over marine mammal deaths

New man takes helm of Seafood Harvesters of America


Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Not so fast

A proposed rejiggering of commercial fishing license fees in Washington state is drawing opposition.

Wash. commission invites comment on Columbia policy options

Wash. state joins new international alliance against acidification

Army helo helps USCG recover beached buoy in Oregon

NMFS weekly enforcement highlights

Editorial: Good habitat regulations worth the effort


Thursday, December 15, 2016

Undone deal

Plans for a new Orca Bay Seafoods plant at a site in Federal Way, Wash., reportedly have been scrapped

Canadian investigators release sinking report, urge safety reforms

Can Pribilof blue king crab stock be rebuilt?

Taylor Shellfish looks to address concerns over geoduck project

Editorial: Obama should permanently ban new drilling off California

Opinion: An argument against fish hatcheries


Friday, December 16, 2016

Dealing with deficits

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has proposed cutting hundreds more state jobs as part of his budget plan.

Prince William Sound pollock trawl fishery to open Jan. 20

'Alaska Fisheries Report' from KMXT in Kodiak

ASMI marketing update

Coast Guard hoists injured crewman from vessel off Oregon

Opinion: U.S. takes stronger role in international fisheries