Thursday, March 14, 2019

Halibut season opens at noon Friday

Here's a Pacific Fishing magazine article with catch limits and the status of the halibut stock.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Cook Inlet setnet buyback proposed

State Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna, today introduced Senate Bill 90, which would establish a buyback program to reduce the number of eastside Cook Inlet commercial setnetters.

APICDA to sell Cannon Fish subsidiary to E&E Foods

Here's the press release.

Southeast buyback approved

Southeast Alaska salmon purse seiners have voted to permanently retire another 36 permits from the fishery.

So says this brief announcement from the Southeast Alaska Seiners Association.