Southeast trollers want to see an increase in their share of hatchery-produced chum salmon.
A new Walker-Mallott administration working group is addressing British Columbia’s mining boom near its border with Alaska. But the group is not ready to take the stands mine critics hope for.
This news was delivered to the Alaska Board of Fisheries as their spring meeting opened in Sitka Monday afternoon.
Bruce Twomley says the work the commission does is complicated and specialized.
Independent filmmaker Mark Titus presents issues facing Alaska’s wild salmon population in his new film “The Breach.” After four years of fundraising and production, Titus takes his film on a 12-stop national tour.
On the agenda for the board are 107 proposals for changes in management to Southeast Alaska’s herring, salmon, and groundfish fisheries.
Another tough year is predicted for king salmon in Southeast and that has prompted the cancellation of the annual Haines King Salmon Derby.
A spokesperson for Senate Majority Leader John Coghill’s office confirmed the withdrawal of Dr. Roland Maw but couldn’t provide additional details.
UAF officials roll out gangplank for public to view new research vessel devoted to polar oceanography.
HB112 comes after a Department of Fish and Game report questions the efficiency and organizational structure of the CFEC.