The abundance of smaller fish this year and the corresponding price per unit have created a market dynamic like the industry hasn’t seen in recent history.
West Coast & Pacific
A Superior Court judge in Thurston County, Wash., has ruled against Cooke Aquaculture, which had proposed a restocking of its Atlantic salmon net-pen farm at Cypress Island.
Over the weekend, the Pacific Fishery Management Council voted to allow up to 7,000 metric tons of sardines to be caught by West Coast fishermen this year as incidental take, or bycatch.
Rescue and recovery tales from around the country and beyond. In this edition, two helicopter medevacs in Alaska, electrical issues near Trinidad and three fishermen rescued from Georgia waters.
Khanh Huynh, a 28-year-old fisherman from just outside of Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City, is being credited with saving the lives of the two Americans on the 61-foot longliner Princess Hawaii.
Sea Grant staffs in Alaska and Washington have updated their popular “Fishermen’s Direct Marketing Manual,” adding new information needed for running a seafood business in the digital world.
The 61-foot longliner Princess Hawaii set out early Sunday morning and was reported to be…
Unalaska Mayor Frank Kelty’s letter to Congress may well have been the death knell for…
On Saturday, Feb. 17, the Seattle waterfront lost a longtime advocate in Larry Ward.