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SURVEY INDICATES LOW TANNER NUMBERS

...000 pound quota. That fishery includes yellow eye...in Southeast are dive fisheries for urchins, geoduck...Chinook in the winter fishery, which has seen prices...65 a pound.Pollock fisheries in the Bering Sea and...Bristol Bay red king crab fishery has been fast and phenomenal...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-11-11
Not For Web
State gets new commercial fisheries chief

Former Southeast regional fisheries coordinator Scott Kelley has taken over the state's top commercial fisheries job. Wednesday was Kelley's first day as director of commercial fisheries for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.The news...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-22/state-gets-new-commercial-fisheries-chi
State
Juneau Raptor Center thanks Taku Fisheries for salmon

...Center is again very grateful to Taku Fisheries for this year's donation of fresh pink salmon. Taku Fisheries has donated salmon for our education...possible nutrition.Thanks so much to Taku Fisheries!Dale Cotton,President, Juneau Raptor...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-08-23/juneau-raptor-center-thanks-taku-fi
Neighbors
NOAA outlines whale protection rules for Navy testing

The National Marine Fisheries Service has outlined rules to protect whales and other marine mammals during testing conducted by the U.S. Navy off the Pacific...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-11-13/noaa-outlines-whale-protection-rules-na
State | Outdoors
Sitka herring fishery may open Thursday

...JUNEAU - The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery could open as early as Thursday.KCAW...Department of Fish and Game is placing the fishery on a two-hour notice.That means seiners...roe, or eggs, in the fish.Though the fishery is usually only open for a week, its...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-21/sitka-herring-fishery-may-open-thursday
State
Sitka fishermen continue herring fishery

...ly/1kY3Fs2) reports the total was just under the 5,300 tons caught Thursday in the first opening of the sac roe herring fishery.Both openings were in Starrigavan and Katlian bays.The guideline harvest this year is 16,333 tons and Department of Fish...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-28/sitka-fishermen-continue-herring-fisher
Local
Alaska's fishing fatalities are dropping, no matter how you mix the numbers

...reported to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council that for...people died in Alaska's fisheries, most when their boats sank...cucumbers in a commercial fishery.Those incidents aside, Alaska's fisheries are getting safer, Lincoln...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-19/alaskas-fishing-fatalities-are-dropping
State
Southeast pink salmon harvest fails to meet predictions

...Officials have reduced the estimate for Southeast Alaska's pink salmon harvest by almost 30 million fish as the summer fishery wraps up its season.Monday's purse seine opening will likely be the last of the summer, according to the Ketchikan Daily...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-08-31/southeast-pink-salmon-harvest-fails-mee
State
Commercial Dungeness crab fishery hurts stocks

...during the Board of Fisheries meeting March 16-20...this Dungeness crab fishery should be resubmitted...showing the Board of Fisheries what this summer commercial Dungeness crab fishery has done to our subsistence...director, Alaska Board of Fisheries, and P.O. Box 115526...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021710/opi_564131761.shtml
Opinion
Hoonah Sound herring fishery will be closed

...sound in 1991 that commercial fishery has been called off, Coonradt...in spawn-on-kelp pound fishery in Hoonah Sound, Coonradt...holders are involved in other fisheries and may be able to soften the...financial impact when we cancel a fishery such as Hoonah Sound. Our...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-12-06/hoonah-sound-herring-fishery-will-be-cl
Local

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