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Commercial fishermen to receive $7.8 million in direct disaster aid

FISH FACTOR: Russia-Ukraine conflict impacting Alaska seafood markets

Russian bans add to uncertain picture for salmon prices

Judge rules NMFS erred in implementing observer program

FISH FACTOR: Republican Senate candidates talk environmental regs

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Mixed start for kings as salmon runs begin around state

Mixed start for kings as salmon runs begin around state

In downtown Anchorage, fishers at Ship Creek are enjoying one of the state’s stronger king returns.

Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

The prospect of new port facilities in Western Alaska will rely heavily on Arctic oil and gas development, according to a recent Northern Economics study.
R/V Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

R/V Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

Next summer, there’ll be a new ship docking in Dutch Harbor and Nome on its way to the Arctic.
Appeal filed in Cook Inlet fisheries management lawsuit

Appeal filed in Cook Inlet fisheries management lawsuit

The Cook Inlet Fisherman’s Fund is appealing the court decision that upheld the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s 2013 management of Cook Inlet salmon fisheries.
State reaches tentative contract with ferry union workers

State reaches tentative contract with ferry union workers

 


Alaska’s seafood industry calls for ban on Russian imports

Alaska's seafood industry is suggesting America institute a ban in response to Russia's own ban on imported seafood.

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Murkowski, Begich talk recreational fishing at roundtable

U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Mark Begich, D-Alaska, joined panelists at the Kenai River Classic Roundtable in a discussion about recreational fishing and the reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act Aug. 22 at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.

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BOF releases 2014-2015 proposal book

Fishermen and other stakeholders are asking the Board of Fisheries to consider 162 proposals to change subsistence, commercial, personal use and sport regulations in fisheries throughout the state during the 2014-2015 meeting cycle.

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Fishery disaster relief payments announced

Eligible Cook Inlet setnetters will receive base payments of $2,000 as relief for the 2012 fishery disaster, with an additional sum based on their fishing history from 2007 to 2011.

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Fishery disaster funds plan moving forward

Cook Inlet and Yukon River commercial fishermen could receive direct payments as part of the 2012 fishery disaster relief aid this fall.

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