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Fish Factor: Salmon streams' future

...number of other species caught. It's almost not measurable," said Jeff Regnart, director of the state's Commercial Fisheries Division. Regnart called bringing fish allocation issues to the ballot box "bad public policy." There are more...
Stimson docks in Kodiak after 17 years in Dutch Harbor

...Stimson, who died on Jan. 14, 1983 while responding to a mayday call. Its primary function is the enforcement of commercial fisheries in the Bering Sea and Bristol Bay.The Stimson was brought to Dutch Harbor in 1998 to police the derby-style...
August reds depend on ADFG call on Kenai kings

...distinction is critical as the commercial fishery's August hours have already...effect it will have on the commercial fishery."When do you make that call...over the next few days. The commercial fishery ends Aug 15, but the Aug 10-15...
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Kenai River late-run kings looking better than recent lows

...left in the sport fishery. The east side setnet commercial fishery is restricted to 30 days. With the personal use...sockeye harvest totals 825,000, according to ADFG commercial fishery manager Pat Shields. Harvest totals through July...
Situk River closed to king salmon fishing

...In 2013 and 2014, that goal was reached after restrictive management measures were implemented in the sport and commercial fisheries. The 2015 pre-season forecast estimated a total run of about 600 large king salmon. As of July 9, only 99...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: Just say 'No'

...throughout northern Southeast Alaska provide locally important subsistence fisheries and contribute to mixed stock commercial fisheries. The Auke lake sockeye population is one of the few sockeye stocks of consequence on the Juneau road system and...
Putting up your own fish II: Fish license options've still got questions Southeast Alaska has seven sport fish management offices and a dozen contacts for various commercial fisheries. Give them a call. They love that.An adult resident fishing license is $24 and a king salmon tag is another...
Ed Haizer

...and migration patterns of king crab. In the summer of 1959, Ed became district manager for Juneau and Yakutat commercial fisheries with the newly formed State of Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G). Continuing his employment with...
Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot

...That would primarily affect the commercial setnet fishery in Upper Cook Inlet. According to information from the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission, there are about 734 active Cook Inlet setnet permits in 2015.The group has until mid-August...
Scientists breed Arctic fish as they study ocean warming

...widely spread, and they seem to be tuned in to their preferred temperature," he said.There is no North American commercial fishery for Arctic cod.Scientists collected young fish from the Beaufort Sea for three summers starting in 2012. They...


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