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Snow crab harvest slashed 40 percent

...36.5 million pounds will go to the rest of the fleet.Mark Gleason, executive director of industry group Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, said the quota reduction is disappointing but that his group "live(s) and dies by the science" and will...
Intense storm headed to Aleutian Islands

...the season is winding down, said Mark Gleason, executive director of the Seattle-based trade association Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers. He said the coming storm is huge but the fleet has decades of experience dealing with severe conditions. Crews...
Begich battles partisan undertow

...Still, Sullivan didn't have a table.The candidates sat on an auditorium stage next to a poster for the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers. Begich, who wore a salmon pin on his lapel, won cheers for praising the electronic monitoring of fisheries...
Candidates for Alaska Governor 'talk fish' at Kodiak forum

...charge to attend. Sponsors for the governor candidates' fisheries debate include Alaska Groundfish Data Bank, Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, Trident Seafoods, Kodiak Island Borough, City of Kodiak, Horizon Lines, Samson Tug & Barge, Alaskan Leader...
Sullivan grilled during fisheries debate

...entered the debate with the endorsement of fishing organizations such as the United Fishermen of Alaska and the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers. At one point, Begich, wearing a gold salmon pin on his lapel, said he wouldn't mind answering some of...
Board of Fisheries readies for annual work session

...incidental harvest of tanner crabs in the Bristol Bay red king crab fishery. Those were all proposed by the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers.? Molly Dischner is a reporter for the Alaska Journal of Commerce. She can be reached at molly.dischner...
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'Deadliest Catch' fishery gears up for late start

...losing a dollar a pound means millions less in profits.Mark Gleason, with the Seattle-based trade association Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, said he's hopeful people will be fishing by the weekend or early next week at the latest."We're relieved...
'Deadliest Catch' fishery a no-go in shutdown

...expenses as insurance, moorage fees and food for crew members. But Mark Gleason, executive director of the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, is advising frustrated fishermen to sit tight in Dutch Harbor. The Seattle-based trade association represents...
Shutdown may hit Alaska's crab fishery

...and food for crew members, said Mark Gleason, executive director of the Seattle-based trade association, Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, which represents about 70 percent of the fishermen working on 80 boats in the fishery."Now it's up to...
AFIRM, others in seafood raising thousands for Japan relief $10,000 each," AFIRM Secretary-Treasurer Mark Vinsel stated in the release. Vinsel also stated the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers Association has collected more than $70,000 in individual donations from its vessel owners, Unisea got...


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