Senate releases new MSA draft

A new draft of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, which guides fisheries management, was recently released by the Senate Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard.

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Court will determine Steller sea lion lawsuit reimbursements

The court will make a decision about reimbursements in the lawsuit over Steller sea lion protections after federal defendants and the fishing companies who sued them could not reach a decision during the original time allotted for the two sides to work it out.

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Pacific States looks for EM participants, helps with halibut survey

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Kenai River king salmon restricted to catch-and-release

After a slow start and declining return projections, the Kenai River king salmon fishery will move to catch-and-release fishing beginning Saturday through the season’s July 31 ending.

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ADFG announces Kenai River king restrictions

ADFG announces Kenai River king restrictions

Sport fishing for Kenai River kings will be catch and release only beginning July 19, and commercial setnetters will also be limited.

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