Captain Brannon Finney was hosting a videographer onboard as a test run for a potential reality show, when she directed her crew to pour 8 tons of sandblasting waste from brailer bags into the Sumner Straits.
Researchers are seeking funding to continue and expand scientific expeditions in the North Pacific to study salmon stocks and the effects of climate change.
A lawsuit by the Pebble Partnership and six fishermen against the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association was dismissed on May 17 by an Anchorage Superior Court.
It may not feel quite like summer in most of Alaska today, but Thursday, May 16, marks the official opening of the state’s summer salmon season.
Bering Sea crabbers saw upticks in crab recruits during a good fishery for the 2018-2019 season, along with strong prices.
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued five fishermen from a life raft southeast of Sitka, Alaska, on Tuesday. The crew was forced to abandon their 70-foot wooden longliner when it began taking on water.
The extension will add 30 days to the 90-day period, pushing the deadline to June 29.
Nearly all Alaska salmon permits have gone up in value since last fall and buying, selling, and trading action is brisk.
It’s never too early to start thinking about your plans for Pacific Marine Expo. The…
Personal glimpses that chronicle the fishing life make up the Alaska Young Fishermen’s Almanac and the call is out for submissions.