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Pot cod closes to big boats in Kodiak state waters

Fishing pots. (Photo byant55y76 / Flickr) Kayla Desroches/KMXT Earlier this month, the state-waters Pacific cod pot gear season closed for big boats in the Kodiak area. Alaska Department of Fish and Game area management biologist Nat Nichols says there’s a provision that if the larger vessels catch 50 percent of the guideline harvest level for the pot cod fishery, they’re …

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