Tag Archives: Alaska Commercial Fisheries

Alaska lawmakers applaud Biden administration ban on Russian seafood imports

State and federal lawmakers from Alaska are applauding the Biden administration’s decision to ban Russian seafood imports. It’s part of a series of escalating sanctions against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine. Sen. Dan Sullivan and Congressman Don Young released statements Friday welcoming the move. Legislators at the state and federal level have been calling for a Russian seafood ban …

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Fishermen’s Summit gives training and connections to succeed as modern fisher-businessperson

  Commercial fishing has changed a lot through the years. It’s harder to be successful. Successful fishing ventures require a knowledge of regulations, the public process, and a network of others in the fishing industry who can lead the way. Enter the Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit. The fast-paced and information-packed event is presented by the Alaska Sea Grant College and …

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