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Tag: fishery

RFM report on Alaska salmon awaits comment

The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute says the Alaska RFM certification craft assessment report for re-certification of the Alaska salmon fishery is now available for...

Other options sought to address GOA trawl bycatch

Federal fisheries managers will take no action for the indefinite future on a proposed Gulf of Alaska trawl bycatch management plan intended to provide...

Applicants sought for PWS Pollock test fishery

State fisheries managers are soliciting bids to contract a vessel to conduct a test fishery to harvest up to 900,000 pounds of Pollock in...

RFM certification draft assessment on halibut out

The Alaska Responsible Fisheries Management certification draft assessment report for reassessment of the Alaska halibut fishery is available for stakeholder comment through Jan. 16,...

Fish Factor: Rough summer for salmon

By Laine Welch For The Cordova Times It was a rough salmon season at most Alaska regions this summer, with Bristol Bay being the big exception....

PWS subsistence crab fishery opens Oct. 1

Prince William Sound subsistence fisheries for golden king crab and Tanner crab, for Alaska residents only, will open on Oct. 1 and run through...

Fisheries legislation moves to Senate

Legislation that would implement U.S. participation in two international fishery treaties that the U.S. helped negotiate has been approved by a voice vote in...