Scientists at the International Pacific Halibut Commission meeting in Seattle last week revealed survey results that show shrinking halibut numbers.
West Coast & Pacific
LED lights can help reduce bycatch by aiding the escape of Chinook salmon from Pacific hake trawl nets, according to a new study.
State regulators in California, Oregon and Washington have announced that the commercial Dungeness crab seasons will be delayed until at least Dec. 16.
On Monday, Nov. 13, Wild Fish Conservancy filed a citizen lawsuit against Cooke Aquaculture Pacific in response to the discharge of more than 100,000 farmed Atlantic salmon from the company’s Puget Sound operations off Cypress Island, Wash.
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One crew member of the San Pedro-based, 54-foot Pamela Rose was killed last week when the mast of the fishing boat snapped and collapsed on him.
The 79-foot Pacific Paradise remains stuck in the waters of Waikiki off of Honolulu, Hawaii, a full two weeks after the boat ran aground.
Puget Sound was the scene of a protest flotilla on Saturday, Sept. 16, as organizers decried three decades of salmon farming in the region.
LEDs are finally getting their time to shine after being dialed in correctly for Pacific Northwest fisheries.