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Tag: Aleutian Islands

Five crab fisheries meet stringent criteria

Five crab fisheries in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands have met the stringent requirements for certification under the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute’s Alaska...

Alaska volcano sends up ash cloud; aircraft warning issued

ANCHORAGE— An Alaska volcano that has been erupting periodically for more than seven months sent up another ash cloud, prompting a warning to trans-continental...

Tsunami advisory canceled after Russia 7.8 earthquake

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A strong earthquake on the Russian side of the Bering Sea briefly prompted a tsunami advisory for parts of the...

Alaska seafood climbs to most popular protein on menus

Extraordinary market challenges notwithstanding, Alaska seafood now ranks as the most popular protein on menus of the top 500 domestic restaurant chains, says the...

Sea lion study gets help from crowdsource volunteers

By DAN JOLING The Associated Press ANCHORAGE, — A federal wildlife agency studying the Steller sea lion decline in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands is looking for help...

Alaska’s Bogoslof Volcano erupts again, spewing ash cloud

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska volcano that has erupted more than 35 times since mid-December has sent up another ash cloud. The Alaska Volcano Observatory says...

NOAA tests camera systems to monitor fish catch

By Steve Ignell For The Cordova Times When we think of technological innovators, most picture daring entrepreneurs and venture capitalists who make clever devices for their...

Climate change is topic for AMSS’s opening day

A keynote speech by Japanese researcher Takashi Kikuchi on how changing ocean conditions are impacting marine ecosystems is on tap Jan. 23, the opening...

Cordova holds its own among top fisheries

Cordova ranked 10th in the nation in 2015 for seafood pounds landed and 13th nationally in the value of that catch, according to the...

CG readies Cold Bay winter fisheries FOLs

U.S. Coast Guard crews from Air Station Kodiak have opened their seasonal forward operating location in Cold Bay in advance of winter fisheries. Capt. Mark...