Thursday, July 25, 2024

Tag: vessels

UPDATE: Five saved in two incidents near Kodiak

A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk crew partnered with good Samaritans from the Calista Marie on July 24 to rescue the captain...

Halibut charter vessels finding new fishing spots

A new University of Alaska Fairbanks study says halibut charter operators are changing fishing locations because of increasing fuel prices and new regulations. The study,...

ComFish 2017: From fish politics to EM

From fish politics to new products to an update on electronic monitoring in commercial fisheries, ComFish Alaska 2017 brought together an eclectic group of...

A look back at Exxon Valdez, 28 years later

Twenty-eight years ago, the spring dawned bright for Cordova but once again, tragedy was about to strike our working fishing community. Focused marketing had...

BOF will take up PWS crab issues in March

Seven proposals for Prince William Sound are among the 38 proposals on king and tanner crab up for discussion when the Alaska Board of...

Prince William Marina is getting an upgrade

Cordova’s Prince William Marina is under new ownership and in the process of upgrading facilities and services offered. Native Village of Eyak, which purchased the...

NSEDC salutes St. Lawrence region

Norton Sound Economic Development Corp.’s newest fishing tender, scheduled to go into service in June 2017, will bear the name T/V St. Lawrence, a...

Coast Guard assists in rescue of cargo vessel in GOA

A Coast Guard rescue crew assisted in a multi-day Gulf of Alaska rescue and safe transit incident involving a 400-foot cargo vessel with 12...

Applicants sought for Coast Guard advisory committee

The U.S. Coast Guard is seeking applicants for the Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee, to provide advice and make recommendations on various matters related...