Alaska Fisheries Report

The Alaska Fisheries Report with Jay Barrett

Coming up this week, the State Legislature throws a commercial fisherman off the Board of Fish, Kodiak’s mayors are upset with Trident, and a new pilot program could help you save money running your boat. All that, and one processor will start the salmon season offering a dollar a pound across the board. We had help from KMXT’s Brianna Gibbs ... Read More »

The Alaska Fisheries Report

Coming up this week, looks like another bust in the Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery this year; nobody likes Chinook Salmon bycatch, and a Kodiak-bound fishing boat lost for 41-years is finally found. All that, and no more “fishy-fishy." We had help from KCAW’s Robert Woolsey in Sitka, and the entire KUCB News Team of Stephanie Joyce and Lauren ... Read More »

The Alaska Fisheries Report with Jay Barrett

Coming up this week: Fishermen seek broader habitat protection for the Tongass, MSA reauthorization gets underway in Congress, and no, it’s not too early to start talking about herring. Thanks to Brianna Gibbs for filling in as host the last month. We had help this week from APRN’s Peter Granitz in Washington D.C., KDLG’s Mike Mason in Dillingham, and CoastAlaska’s ... Read More »

The Alaska Fisheries Report with Brianna Gibbs

Coming up this week, the FDA extends the public comment period on a new genetically engineered fish species, a study finds majority of seafood workers in Alaska live out of state, a world renowned fisheries economist talks market trends for salmon and a petition to protect Alaska’s cold water corals stalls. All that and the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute’s photo ... Read More »

The Alaska Fisheries Report with Jay Barrett

Coming up this week, false labeling of seafood isn’t just rampant on the East Coast, researchers try to find out exactly what’s living up in the Arctic Ocean, and a new processor is heading to Bristol Bay. All that, and we learn about Alaska’s first, Fish and Game commissioner.We had help from KNBA’s Joaqlin Estus in Anchorage, Northwest News Network’s ... Read More »

Free WordPress Themes - Download High-quality Templates