Fish guts to meow mix

...plant are crab shells. Erickson said he hopes to be 100 percent efficient in the near future and is intrigued by local fisherman Craig Kasberg's new company Tidal Vision, which would purchase crab shell waste from fisheries and turn it into...
Crab shell socks: Coming soon to a retailer near you

...the approximately 50 percent of scrap left from each fish after processing has largely gone to waste.Until now.Local fisherman Craig Kasberg has long considered using the waste after his salmon is filleted and in May, the first products from...
Board of Fisheries readies for annual work session

...the board to shorten the fishing season for the red king crab and hanasaki king crab through-the-ice fishery. A local fisherman, Adem Paul Boeckmann, also asked the board to develop a guideline harvest level for the winter fishery.In the...
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Photo: Catch of the Day

A local fisherman holds up his catch of the day Friday afternoon, two king salmon caught from the public dock adjacent DIPAC Macaulay Salmon Hatchery.
Local Briefs

Local fisherman dies JUNEAU - A Douglas fisherman was pronounced dead at SEARHC/Mount Edgecumbe Hospital in Sitka at about 11 a.m. today...
UFA moves forward

As a local fisherman returning from the crab gourds, I have been catching up on the latest politics of United Fishermen of Alaska (UFA) and our newly...
Photo: To the rescue

...humpback whale from a salmon gillnet Tuesday in Frederick Sound outside Petersburg. The whale became entangled in a local fisherman's net at about 5 p.m., and was freed at 9:30 p.m. After its release, the whale rested on the surface for...
The season that spoiled local sport fishermen

...last year in fishing time needed to land a chinook. Heading into the last week of the Spring King Salmon Derby, local fisherman Ron Taug complained about the lack of action. "I've only caught six kings so far this year," he said. "This...
Two fish, one hook catch a fish nearly every time your hook is cast out, trolled behind or resting on the bottom of the sea.For local fisherman Richard McCormick, 83, the term "fishy" is a bit understated. McCormick landed two fish on the final day of the...
Gulf groundfish plan debated

...pollock was set up. ``Instead of just buying a boat, I'll have a boat, license, and quota to buy,'' said local fisherman Patty O'Donnell. ``If I have to invest $3 million to get in (to the fishery), I might as well take that...


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