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.
West Coast fishing communities earned millions of dollars from a trial program allowing fishermen to cash in on rebounding rockfish populations
West Coast swordfish stocks are on the upswing, but Homeland Security stipulations could mean fewer of them will be offloaded at docks in California.
Ryland Bell chases powder days across the globe by winter and salmon throughout Southeast Alaska by summer, getting paid for both.
The owner-operator of the ill-fated Oregon Dungeness boat Mary B II tested positive for amphetamine,…
California Dungeness crabbers draw the short straw again this season.
The largest producer of Gulf of Mexico yellowfin tuna said he’s seeing some positive signs heading into the peak spring and summer harvest season that production could be up from last year’s dismal numbers.
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.
Alaska Rep. Don Young introduced the Keep Fin Fish Free Act in early May, a bill that that would make in more difficult for federal agencies to authorize commercial finfish aquaculture operations.
The extension will add 30 days to the 90-day period, pushing the deadline to June 29.
President Donald Trump escalated the trade war between the United States and China this weekend when he announced his intention to raise a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of goods to 25 percent on Friday, May 10.