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Sitka roe herring harvest for 2024 largest ever

Sitka roe herring harvest for 2024 largest ever

The Sitka herring are valued only for the roe (eggs); the males are regarded as bycatch and discarded along with de-egged females. Millions of pounds of AK’s herring catches are ground up and dumped every year.

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