Archive of: Fishery Stories

Issue

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May Issue 1 2015

Board of Fisheries seat open again after Ruffner rejection

Gov. Bill Walker has yet another appointment to make to a shorthanded Board of Fisheries, and this time the Legislature won’t be in the equation.

April Issue 4 2015

Legislature narrowly rejects Ruffner for Board of Fisheries

Another Board of Fisheries nominee has fallen victim to the aggressive politics of the Cook Inlet fish wars.

April Issue 4 2015

Pinks to lead Southeast salmon harvest again in 2015

North Pacific council cuts Bering Sea salmon bycatch caps April Issue 3 2015

North Pacific council cuts Bering Sea salmon bycatch caps

The most iconic Alaska fish is in puzzling decline, and the mission for both state and federal fisheries managers is to spread the pain as evenly as possible.