Ryland Bell chases powder days across the globe by winter and salmon throughout Southeast Alaska by summer, getting paid for both.
California Dungeness crabbers draw the short straw again this season.
Similar to a weather forecast, what the Alaska Department of Fish and Game predicts and what materializes may be entirely different.
As many of you know, this is the last issue we will ship under the guidance of our longtime leader, Jerry Fraser.
It all started a couple of years ago when I was looking for a really…
After a long and difficult week, the Take Reduction Team concluded its meeting and the Maine lobster fishery now has a sense of what the new rules to protect right whales will mean for us.
Two lobstermen and two crew members have been charged in Hancock County with abusing another fisherman’s gear last fall.
When I sat down at a Portland kombucha bar to attend a local Seaweed 101…
Commercial fishermen are used to overcoming challenges. Whether it’s extreme weather events or a changing…
Many seafood mislabeling reports miss the target — and the point.
Editing National Fisherman was a job with many benefits, the greatest of which has been meeting fishermen from around the country and in quite a few instances making trips.