Alaska's seafood industry is getting caught in the middle of a power struggle between Russia and western nations.
Two fishermen recently learned that commercial trolling out of season – even by a single day - can be expensive.
Southeast Alaska’s commercial troll fishing fleet will have to stand down for a few days, starting this weekend.
The crew of a seiner is okay after their fishing vessel capsized in the Prince William Sound earlier this week.
Wrangell’s new boat lift is the second biggest in Alaska and is expected to boost the former logging town’s growing marine industry. The 300-ton lift last week tested its upper limit.
Southeast Alaska’s commercial troll fishing fleet will have another crack at king salmon in August even with a big haul from the first Chinook opening in July.
A controversial mine planned for an area northeast of Ketchikan just won environmental approval from the British Columbia government.
Coastal communities in Alaska that depend on fisheries were warned Tuesday to prepare for the impacts of ocean acidification.