No processors are interested in buying herring in 2023 and managers “do not expect this will change.”
Can a North Pacific council overhaul cure Bering Sea bycatch blues?
Conflicts of interest, inaction, lack of Native voices -the NPFMC has it all!
Most king salmon fishing from Kenai to Mat-Su shut down this summer
A sweeping array of emergency closures for sport and personal use fishing adds to AK salmon crisis.
Pacific halibut fishery opens on Friday!
Halibut catch limits are down in all AK regions for the 10 month fishery; allowable trawl bycatch tops sport charter takes.
Trawlers lawyer up to oppose reducing halibut bycatch
It’s another Seattle trawler example of “conservation is everyone else’s problem.”
Nominations wanted for federal AK salmon task force
Another task force aims to fill data gaps on AK salmon returns.
Why is NPFMC endorsement on trawl fleet’s promotional fliers?
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council logo and name appear on promo fliers for a fishery under its jurisdiction.
Former Yukon reality TV star named to AK Board of Fisheries
“Yukon Men” TV star Stan Zuray of Tanana was quietly named to the Fish Board by Gov. Dunleavy.
Pacific halibut catches cut for 2023 fishery
All fishing regions have reduced halibut catches for 2023 except for the west coast states.
AK Governor comments on bycatch review task force
Gov says: “We must do all we can to sustain our great fisheries and ensure that our resources are managed to benefit Alaskans first and foremost.”