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  • Stalking the elusive permit from a fishing boat in Belize
  • Point your rod.” I pointed my rod to where I thought the fish was. [Alaska’s Bristol Bay region is rightly renowned as a fishing Mecca] “A little to the left.” I adjusted. “Yes. Do you see it?” “No.” “Go ahead and cast.” I whipped my ...
  • The Washington Post
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  • 6/8/2018 12:00:00 PM
  • National Fishing & Boating Week: A Good Time to Wet a Line
  • I love saltwater fishing, especially in my home state of Texas as well as my other home state of Alaska. There is nothing better than being out on the water with friends and family, casting and hoping for a bite on the other end. And, in my job as the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2018 7:16:00 AM
  • Sleuthing leads to new findings about peculiar ocean fish
  • In this Sept. 12, 2005, file photo, John Petraborg holds up a 35-pound moonfish, also known as opah and normally found in the deep waters near Hawaii, on board his troller Roulette at ANB Harbor in Sitka, Alaska. Scientists have identified three new ...
  • Phys.org
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  • 6/7/2018 8:08:00 PM
  • McDonald's Releases "Reel It In!" Sustainable Fishing Card Game
  • Every Filet-O-Fish® sandwich served in the U.S. is made with Alaska pollock from the largest Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)-certified fishery in the world. Located in the Northeast Pacific Ocean, the fishery’s sustainability measures include avoiding ...
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  • 6/7/2018 1:23:00 PM
  • Not All Fish Puts You at Risk of Mercury Poisoning
  • Women in Alaska had elevated levels of mercury, too, most likely tied to a diet high in fish and sea mammals, like seals. Pollution is to blame in Albania, Chile, Nepal, Nigeria, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine, where elevated mercury levels in women have been ...
  • The Daily Beast
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  • 6/7/2018 9:40:00 AM
  • Replace The Fakes
  • In fact, it was the government that originally investigated and determined a commercial fishery was viable in Alaska for king crab. In any case, the key component to the reduction of Asian carp through commercial methods will likely be government programs
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  • 6/7/2018 5:28:00 AM
  • Hunting for fish in Alaska’s steelhead-bearing rivers and streams
  • For most people, steelhead — sea-run rainbow trout — are “the fish of 10,000 casts.” To catch them, you stand waist-deep in a spring-melt river, growing numb with cold as you cast and cast… and cast. Trout Unlimited sportfish outreach coordinator ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/7/2018 2:40:00 AM
  • Salmon fishing opportunities limited on peninsula, Russian River to open
  • With king salmon failing to show up in lower Kenai Peninsula streams, Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers on June 2 closed the Anchor and Ninilchik rivers and Deep Creek to king salmon fishing. That included the youth-only fishery on the Ninilchik
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/7/2018 2:40:00 AM
  • LIVE UPDATES: Copper River harvest is one of the lowest in 50 years
  • Click here to read the full story. Subsistence fishermen around Bristol Bay are beginning to see salmon, Alaska's KTOO Public Media reports. Expectations are high this year. The 2018 Bristol Bay sockeye catch could reach 37.59 million fish, while the total
  • Intrafish
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  • 6/7/2018 12:15:00 AM
  • Famous Crab Fishing Boat Gets a New Crane
  • Captain Sig Hansen has been fishing crabs in Alaska aboard the F/V Northwestern for more than 30 years. In 2005, Discovery Channel aired the documentary TV show “Deadliest Catch”, which portrays real life aboard fishing vessels in the Bering Sea.
  • Marine Link
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  • 6/6/2018 3:13:00 PM
  • FireDisc Cookers to Giveaway Ultimate Alaska Fishing Trip for Two
  • June, 2018… FireDisc® Cookers, the new leader in innovative and convenient portable propane outdoor cooking solutions, has partnered with Alaska Rainbow Lodge to giveaway an all-expenses-paid fishing trip for two in Alaska's Bristol Bay region.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/6/2018 7:13:00 AM
  • LIVE UPDATES: Restaurants now offering Copper River salmon 'experiences'
  • Subsistence fishermen around Bristol Bay are beginning to see salmon, Alaska's KTOO Public Media reports. Expectations are high this year. The 2018 Bristol Bay sockeye catch could reach 37.59 million fish, while the total run could be 51.28 million fish ..
  • Intrafish
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  • 6/6/2018 6:21:00 AM
  • Alibaba highlights Golden Harvest Alaska crab in recent trade visit
  • Golden Alaska Harvest was part of 50 Alaska businesses on the trip. Golden Alaska Harvest was part of 50 Alaska businesses on the trip. Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish ...
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  • 6/5/2018 10:31:00 PM
  • Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens In Hatchery Areas Near Juneau
  • The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Sport Fish announced today that sport fishing regulations for hatchery king salmon will be liberalized in a designated ..
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 6/5/2018 8:08:00 PM
  • Fleas, Refrigerators and Fur Fish
  • On April 1, 1987, an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 had a mid-air collision with a fish. That’s right, a fish. Alaskans did more than a double-take—and a double-read—because, after all, it happened on April Fool’s Day. Did it really happen? Yes ...
  • lastfrontiermagazine.com
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  • 6/5/2018 6:18:00 PM
  • THIS Is The Best State To Buy Your Seafood From
  • However, they need to work in tandem with the wild-caught industry. And when it comes to wild-caught practices, Alaska's are hard to beat. Why fish from Alaska is a cut above the rest. Alaska is the one state that has sustainable fishing laws written into
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  • 6/5/2018 9:48:00 AM
  • Refuge hosts Take a Kid Fishing Day
  • Mikailah confirmed. “Yeah, it’s fish every meal,” she said with a grin. Chase VanLinden, 7, of Juneau, Alaska, was visiting his grandparents in Seymour. His grandfather, Roger Barker, helped him as he cast from the banks of Discovery Pond.
  • Seymour Tribune
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  • 6/5/2018 6:09:00 AM
  • Interior Alaska’s once numerous fishwheels dwindle in number
  • FAIRBANKS - It may surprise people that the picturesque fishwheels so much a part of Interior Alaska life, and so often associated with Athabascan Indian culture, are not indigenous to Alaska or Canada. Athabascans customarily used weirs, nets and traps ..
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 6/3/2018 6:04:00 PM
  • One fish, two fish: Are we counting too few fish?
  • When fish are in short supply, every fish counts. To make every fish count, it's important to accurately and comprehensively count the fish. Three miles offshore, in the Gulf of Alaska's industrial groundfish fisheries, counting fish is the job of fishery
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  • 6/2/2018 2:03:00 PM
  • Hunting for fish in Alaska’s steelhead-bearing rivers and streams
  • Photo by Arne Johnson ©2018 Though they’re as far north as the Copper River, 319 of the 340 or so steelhead watersheds listed in the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Anadromous Waters Catalogue are in Southeast Alaska, Heironymus said.
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  • 6/2/2018 7:15:00 AM
  • Weak king salmon return prompts Kenai Peninsula fishing closures
  • A poor return of king salmon on the Anchor River will shut down all sport fishing on the Anchor and Ninilchik rivers and Deep Creek drainages beginning Saturday morning, the Alaska Department of Fish & Game announced Thursday. In addition, no king salmon .
  • MSN
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  • 6/1/2018 3:01:00 AM
  • Bristol Bay's first fish have arrived
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game office in King Salmon, on the other hand, says things are pretty quiet at this point on the East side of the bay.
  • KDLG 670AM 89.9FM Public Radio
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  • 5/31/2018 11:51:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon starters and fish prices
  • Forces are aligned for a nice pay day for Alaska’s salmon fishermen. There is no backlog from last season in cold storages, a lower harvest forecast is boosting demand, prices for competing farmed salmon have remained high all year, and a devalued U.S ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 5/30/2018 7:58:00 PM
  • Best Places For Fresh Fish In Orange County
  • Santa Monica Seafood has been providing customers the finest quality seafood since 1939. Their selection of fresh fish and seafood spans the globe from Alaska to Fiji to Scotland, the Mediterranean, and more. They also play a large role in supporting the .
  • MSN
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  • 5/30/2018 6:16:00 PM
  • LIVE UPDATES: Copper River sockeye starting to pick up, prices could ease
  • Preliminary numbers are in from Jeremy Botz with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for the 12-hour commercial fishing period on May 28. He told IntraFish harvests for the 12-hour period were 3,100 king and 20,000 sockeye salmon. In terms of sockeye ..
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  • 5/30/2018 4:51:00 PM
  • Snug Harbor’s fishing tender has a long history in crabbing
  • Snug Harbor Seafoods owner Paul Dale said he bought the vessel a few years ago when it was put up for sale by Coastal Villages Seafoods, a subsidiary of Alaska Native corporation Coastal Villages Region Fund, which coordinates commercial crab fishing.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 5/30/2018 4:33:00 PM
  • LIVE UPDATES: Waiting (and wishing) for a flood of Copper River sockeye
  • "I can’t spend $40 (€35) per pound for sockeye when we’re paying $48 ($42) per pound for kings." Tuesday, May 29, 11:00 am PST The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is continuing to report low salmon counts with just 5,685 counted swimming ...
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  • 5/30/2018 12:35:00 PM
  • Finding fish in Alaska’s fossil record
  • (SitNews) - There are about 1.5 million named organisms on the planet. However, biologists estimate there are millions more yet to be named. And that doesn’t include the ones that have gone extinct. All of the plants and animals on the planet are ...
  • SitNews - Stories in the News
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  • 5/30/2018 4:45:00 AM
  • US largest seafood company wants to sell Alaska fish directly to China
  • A Trident Seafoods Alaskan fishing tender vessel is pictured in Ketchikan harbor, Alaska, US, July 6, 2012. [Photo/IC] SAN FRANCISCO - The US largest seafood company, Trident Seafoods, is changing its strategy to sell Alaska seafood directly to China, a ..
  • China Daily
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  • 5/30/2018 3:40:00 AM
  • Finding fish in Alaska's fossil record
  • FAIRBANKS — There are about 1.5 million named organisms on the planet. However, biologists estimate there are millions more yet to be named. And that doesn’t include the ones that have gone extinct. All of the plants and animals on the planet are ...
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 5/27/2018 8:37:00 AM
  • Memorial Day fishing guide
  • For those seasoned Alaskan fisherwomen and fishermen, you can read ahead. In Alaska, sport fishing licenses are required for residents age 18 and older. The cost of an annual license for an Alaska resident is $29. Nonresidents age 16 and older must ...
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/26/2018 8:24:00 PM
  • Nice pay day possible for Alaska's salmon fishermen
  • There is no backlog from last season in cold storages, a lower harvest forecast is boosting demand, prices for competing farmed salmon have remained high all year, and a devalued U.S. dollar makes Alaska salmon more appealing to foreign customers.
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  • 5/26/2018 6:10:00 AM
  • Fish on: First round of stocking complete for Anchorage lakes
  • Don Bee planted approximately 2,000 catchable rainbow trout in Kincaid Park's Little Campbell Lake on Friday. The fish from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's William Jack Hernandez Sport Fish Hatchery completes the first round of spring fish ...
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/26/2018 1:18:00 AM
  • Fishing Updates From Around Alaska
  • Fishing for early-run king salmon on the Kenai River is slow. Water conditions are low and clear. Fishing for early-run king salmon on the Kasilof River is slow with a few king salmon being caught in the section of the river near the Crooked Creek State ..
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 5/25/2018 10:12:00 PM
  • Study looks at policy change effects on fishing families
  • Over the past year, Szymkowiak has held scoping meetings in communities across Alaska to learn the impacts of fishing changes. The results, she said, will represent a history of how generations of families have adapted with the implementation of limited ..
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 5/25/2018 9:09:00 PM
  • FISH FACTOR: Study looks at policy change effects on fishing families
  • Over the past year, Szymkowiak has held scoping meetings in communities across Alaska to learn the impacts of fishing changes. The results, she said, will represent a history of how generations of families have adapted with the implementation of limited ..
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 5/25/2018 9:17:00 AM
  • What to know before you go fishing in Southcentral Alaska
  • Sportfishing regulations in Alaska can be complex and difficult to understand, even for the experts. "When people are going down to these streams to fish, they need to review the regulations for each one," said Carol Kerkvliet, Lower Cook Inlet area ...
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/25/2018 3:08:00 AM
  • Fish and Game weighs in on moose's cyclist charge
  • An Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist says there are lessons to be learned from video of a cow moose charging at a cyclist on a Glenn Highway bike path outside Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson on Monday. The moose didn't come in contact with the .
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/24/2018 8:08:00 PM
  • Sport fishing for kings opening in nearby hatchery areas
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced Tuesday some sport fishing opportunity for hatchery-produced king salmon will soon start in areas near Petersburg and Wrangell. From June 1 - July 31 several terminal harvest areas will be open to sport ...
  • Wrangell Sentinel
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  • 5/24/2018 10:36:00 AM
  • Fish on! Fairbanks area's rivers and lakes await
  • FAIRBANKS - Interior Alaska rivers and lakes are filled with fish including salmon, trout, grayling and pike. These Interior freshwater species are good eating, can be fun to catch and seldom require much equipment to bring in. To catch grayling — the ...
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 5/12/2018 2:48:00 AM
  • Legislature clears way for digital hunting, fishing permits
  • Rep. Dan Saddler (R-Eagle River/JBER) announced Friday that both chambers of the Legislature have passed House Bill 260, allowing residents to present those licenses to Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials or Alaska Wildlife Troopers electronically
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/11/2018 11:52:00 PM
  • Kids release rainbow trout at annual fish celebration
  • Students released rainbow trout into Johnson Lake during the 18th Annual Kenai Peninsula Salmon Celebration in Kasilof. Approximately 950 borough students released 5,000 fish into the lake as part of an Alaska Department of Fish and Game restocking effort.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 5/11/2018 4:24:00 PM
  • Alutiiq Fish Trap Spotted From the Air in Alaska
  • KODIAK, ALASKA—KTOO Public Media reports that archaeologist Patrick Saltonstall of Alutiiq Museum spotted an Alutiiq fish trap during a recent helicopter survey of the Kodiak Archipelago. “I’d actually been there on survey and had found a village ...
  • Archaeology
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  • 5/11/2018 2:46:00 PM
  • Early May Orlando Area and Mosquito...
  • In one month from today both John and I will be traveling to Alaska for the summer, and the Econ trip was more of a training mission for me. The Econ is at a very low stage and the fish are concentrated in the deeper pockets. In preparation for my Alaska .
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  • 5/11/2018 12:46:00 PM
  • Morken: Fishing by the numbers
  • In terms of participation, Minnesota ranks second to Alaska in terms of resident fishing participation at 32 percent. Males account for 65 percent of fishing license holders, with females accounting for 35 percent. Walleyes are the most sought-after fish .
  • Echo Press
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  • 5/10/2018 10:03:00 PM
  • Minnesota fishing facts shared
  • Fishing supports nearly 35,500 Minnesota jobs.** • Minnesota ranks second in resident fishing participation at 32 percent, second only to Alaska.* Who goes fishing? • Most resident anglers are from urban areas. However, a higher percentage of people ...
  • Brainerd Dispatch
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  • 5/10/2018 9:12:00 PM
  • Alutiiq Fish Trip Spotted From the Air in Alaska
  • KODIAK, ALASKA—KTOO Public Media reports that archaeologist Patrick Saltonstall of Alutiiq Museum spotted an Alutiiq fish trap during a recent helicopter survey of the Kodiak Archipelago. “I’d actually been there on survey and had found a village ...
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  • 5/10/2018 8:53:00 PM
  • Anita Bay opens to personal use fishing
  • Wrangell — The Alaska Department of Fish and Game on Wednesday released the following information concerning personal use salmon fishing in the Anita Bay Terminal Harvest Area (THA) for 2018. Anita Bay THA consists of those waters of Anita Bay south and ..
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 5/10/2018 6:50:00 PM
  • There’s a lot to know about fishing in Minnesota
  • Minnesota ranks second in resident fishing participation at 32 percent, second only to Alaska. Fishing supports 35,400 Minnesota jobs. Minnesota is the third most-popular inland fishing destination in the country. Minnesota ranks sixth among states with ..
  • Hibbing Daily Tribune
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  • 5/10/2018 3:40:00 AM
  • The Lengthy History of GE Salmon in the U.S.
  • But an obscure rider attached to a budget bill by Alaska senator Lisa Murkowski the next month effectively blocked the FDA from allowing G.E. salmon into the U.S. That import ban still stands. It’s a strange paradox: If you could get the fish here ...
  • Cornucopia Institute
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  • 5/9/2018 10:21:00 PM
  • Kodiak fisherman killed in accident on trawler in Bering Sea
  • Christopher O'Callaghan was working May 2 on the deck of the 95-foot longline trawler F/V Ocean Hunter when a slack line suddenly went taut and struck him in the chest, Alaska State Troopers said. The vessel was tied off to another, transferring fish in ..
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/9/2018 9:03:00 PM
  • Kodiak man killed in Bering Sea fishing accident
  • A 55-year-old Kodiak resident died last week aboard a fishing vessel during a transfer operation in the Bering Sea, according to Alaska State Troopers. Alaska State Troopers said in an online dispatch that they learned Wednesday of Christopher O ...
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/9/2018 12:27:00 AM
  • With New Report, CVRF Continues Its Fight for More Fish
  • CDQ was set up in 1992 to bring money into cash-strapped Western Alaska communities by setting aside a portion of Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands fisheries for local commercial use. Coastal Villages has long been advocating for more fish. Michelle Humphrey
  • knom.org
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  • 5/8/2018 11:06:00 PM
  • Alaska senator vows to continue fighting 'Frankenfish'
  • Senator touts her efforts to block production at newly approved AquaBounty facility. Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish Seafood Price Tracker, the latest species prices Archive
  • Intrafish
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  • 5/8/2018 1:27:00 PM
  • Most Of Yukon River Drainage To Close For King Fishing
  • The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The Division of Sport Fish is closing the Yukon River drainage (excluding the Tanana Drainage) to sport fishing for king salmon, effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, May 11 ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 5/7/2018 6:24:00 PM
  • United in loss: fishing fleet blessed at annual ceremony
  • Two hundred and eighteen names are engraved on the Alaska Commercial Fishermen’s Memorial, a half circle of stone facing the water in downtown Juneau. Seven will be added this year, making 225 in total. All of them devoted their lives to commercial fishing
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 5/7/2018 2:19:00 PM
  • Fishing is a way of life for this Alaska family
  • The Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute is a marketing organization with the mission of increasing the economic value of the Alaska seafood resource. We caught up with the salmon fishing family Mike and Malani O’Toole from Cordova, Alaska, to learn first ..
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  • 5/7/2018 1:00:00 PM
  • Lawmaker gets support for hunting, fishing permits going digital
  • The bill does not cover those with commercial fishing licenses. He says nearly one-third of Alaska households have a fishing permit. On Friday morning, Saddler spoke to his bill before his House colleagues, none of whom opposed the bill. “Currently ...
  • ktva.com
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  • 5/5/2018 2:07:00 AM
  • One day stop hooks fish and chips fans
  • "My father is a commercial fisherman in Alaska, so my family has always talked about doing a fish and chips restaurant and has worked on different ideas for a long time," said Andrew, co-founder of On The Hook. "We have special access to Alaskan cod that .
  • Fort Morgan Times
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  • 5/5/2018 1:57:00 AM
  • Sustainable Alaska: How can we reduce fish ‘shrink’?
  • The seafood industry continually confronts major opportunities and challenges due to its diversity and complexity. It is one of the largest and most diverse food industries on the globe represented by millions of firms, thousands of species, hundreds of ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 5/4/2018 5:08:00 PM
  • Vermont: Steelhead Running Now
  • “This is a rare opportunity to watch fish in nature. Images of salmon or trout jumping over scenic waterfalls are typical from places like Alaska, but many people may not realize we have these same viewing opportunities right here in Vermont ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/3/2018 6:14:00 PM
  • 2018 Lingcod Fishing Regulations Announced
  • These regulations are designed to ensure that the sport harvest of lingcod stays within fishery allocations established by the Alaska Board of Fisheries. Residents – 1 daily, 2 in possession, no size limit. Nonresidents – 1 daily, 1 in possession ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 5/2/2018 10:13:00 PM
  • Fishing organization honors late Petersburg diver
  • The United Fishermen of Alaska have honored Mike Bangs of Petersburg, who died in February, as the organization’s fisherman of the year for 2018. Bangs, a commercial diver and fisherman, was 62. The UFA noted that he was an industry leader in the ...
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  • 5/2/2018 5:21:00 PM
  • Tie on Some Fly Fishing Podcasts
  • Even if you already fish all by yourself, it is fun to hear how other people fish by themselves. Anchored With April Vokey – Miles Nolte: The Alaska Chronicles This episode is an example of what April Vokey does best. In her interview with Miles Nolte ...
  • castingacross.com
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  • 5/2/2018 3:46:00 PM
  • Keep calm and fish on
  • Sensational silvers and killer kings. Trophy-worthy trout and fantastically finned grayling. It's a lineup of Alaska fishing dreams and these spectacular species — and many more — are all within casting distance when you're in Anchorage. Yes ...
  • Alaska Dispatch News
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  • 5/2/2018 3:22:00 AM
  • Subsistence fishing closed for king salmon on the Stikine River
  • Bob Dalrymple is Wrangell’s Forest Service District Ranger and in-season manager for the fishery. Based on Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Chinook forecast, Dalrymple says this is the right conservation measure to take. “The preseason forecasts ...
  • KSTK
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  • 5/1/2018 10:46:00 PM
  • Poms ponder a fishing future outside of the EU
  • Magnuson, former U.S. senator from Washington state, and Ted Stevens, the former senator from Alaska) is a ground-breaking piece of fisheries legislation that forms the legal provision for promoting optimal exploitation of U.S. coastal fisheries.
  • Fishing World
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  • 4/29/2018 9:43:00 AM
  • Vols assistant Brian Niedermeyer a rarity from Alaska fishing village [photos]
  • KNOXVILLE — Before Brian Niedermeyer ever wore a pair of shoulder pads, he spent his summers during middle school sorting salmon in the commercial fishing industry on the banks of Bristol Bay in an area of southwestern Alaska accessible only by boat or ...
  • Chattanooga Times Free Press
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  • 4/28/2018 11:05:00 PM
  • Proposals due for joint fish, game board
  • The deadline to submit proposals to change how Alaska’s Fish Board and Board of Game advisory committees operate is approaching. Alaskans have by May 1 to submit proposals. Statewide, 84 advisory committees inform board decisions. Regulations up for ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 4/27/2018 2:20:00 PM
  • Florida Pier Fishing: No Boat? No Problem!
  • With a tidal shoreline stretching nearly 2,300 miles, second only to Alaska for the longest coastline in the United States, and more than 660 miles of beaches, Florida offers anglers unlimited places to fish in the only state that touches both the Gulf of
  • Game & Fish
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  • 4/26/2018 4:53:00 PM
  • Close all Southeast to salmon fishing until mid-June to save salmon stocks
  • Three quarters of the recent historical average of returns to the river no longer exist. All the other rivers in Southeast Alaska are at historical lows also. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game plan is not good enough. Closing only inside waters and ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 4/26/2018 2:56:00 PM
  • Grizzly Fishing Expedition Challenge Alaska Contest 5/22 1PP21+
  • Official Rules: Tobacco Consumer, US, 21+, who are experienced fishers. Begins on April 24 and ends on May 22, 2018. One entry per person. Get the correct answers by logging into your Secret site account. Round 1: Answer the ten multiple choice questions .
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  • 4/25/2018 7:48:00 PM
  • Alaska Fishing Regulation Updates For Ketchikan, Herring Bay
  • Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas Open to Harvest Hatchery King Salmon The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Sport Fish announced today that the bag and possession limit for all anglers in three Ketchikan terminal harvest areas, from May 15 ..
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 4/24/2018 5:51:00 PM
  • frogg toggs Breathable Wader Earns Editor's Choice Award
  • Fish Alaska Magazine has awarded an Editors Choice Award to the frogg toggs® Pilot II™ Breathable Stockingfoot guide pant as the "Best Wading Gear in Alaska for 2018." This editor’s choice award makes this frogg toggs fourth award in two years for its ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/24/2018 7:27:00 AM
  • A windy start for Togiak herring fishing Sunday
  • I know some fish is being taken, but I don’t think a lot.” The Alaska Department of Fish and Game surveyed the district Saturday and concluded the enough herring had arrived to meet the threshold for opening the fishery—35,000 tons. The combined ...
  • KDLG 670AM 89.9FM Public Radio
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  • 4/22/2018 11:41:00 PM
  • Fishing for those early-season opportunities
  • Soon after more open water starts appearing on local lakes the Alaska Department of Fish and Game usually starts planting catchable-sized rainbow trout in some of the more popular core area lakes near Palmer and Wasilla. These hatchery fish may be ...
  • Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
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  • 4/21/2018 11:31:00 PM
  • Paul Smith: Fish processors want you to stop killing their cod
  • It is a sore spot with me that this news article really rubbed salt into. Think about this. In British Columbia and Alaska anglers can fish for halibut. Regular citizens are permitted to set a small number of crab pots. In Florida there is a season for ...
  • The Telegram
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  • 4/21/2018 9:47:00 AM
  • They Were Veteran Crabbers. Then, Gone Like 'Dust in the Wind'
  • (Newser) – In between Alaska and Russia, in the middle of the Bering Sea, lie the Pribilof Islands, which the fishing vessel Destination was navigating around in the early morning of Feb. 11, 2017. At some point, however, the boat vanished, along with it .
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  • 4/20/2018 7:36:00 PM
  • Fish tales: Six amazing journeys to celebrate World Fish Migration Day
  • The Pacific salmon are among the most iconic of migratory fishes. The seven species that spawn in rivers from eastern Asia to Alaska and as far south as California are important sport and commercial fish that make lengthy oceanic circuits before returning
  • Mongabay
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  • 4/20/2018 7:17:00 PM
  • Fish Talk Radio – The Ultimate Outdoor Experience
  • John and Frank open hour two with Jesse Graham from Big Blue Charters in Sitka, Alaska. Jesse talks about his background, fishing the Sitka area and he explains long lining. Go to bigbluecharters.com. Our final guest for this episode is Jason Grupp ...
  • webtalkradio.net
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  • 3/19/2018 12:39:00 PM
  • FISH FACTOR: Company remakes old fishing nets into high-end plastic
  • It will be the second batch of nets to leave Dutch for a higher cause and more Alaska fishing towns can get on board. Last summer a community collaborative put nearly 240,000 pounds, or about 40 nets, into shipping vans that were bound for a Danish 'clean
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 3/16/2018 11:35:00 PM
  • Sportfishing’s Concern Over New Board Of Fisheries Appointee
  • Alaska Governor Bill Walker has made a lot of fishing-related news lately. Earlier this week, Walker requested that the state’s Pacific cod fishery be declared a federal disaster. And his appointment of commercial fisherman Duncan Fields to the Alaska ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 3/16/2018 5:08:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife sued over walrus listing
  • Center for Biological Diversity challenges 2017 decision not to list Pacific walrus as endangered because of long-term sea ice loss The Center for Biological Diversity has sued the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service in federal District Court in Alaska over the .
  • Petroleum News
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  • 3/16/2018 4:34:00 PM
  • Ice fishing in Alaska, not as cold as you’d expect
  • FAIRBANKS — I always imagined that ice fishing would be boring, cold and fishless. However, growing up jigging lures along weed beds for bass and bundling knots of night crawlers around a hook for catfish in Indiana, I would still daydream about ice ...
  • Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
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  • 3/16/2018 11:07:00 AM
  • Why We’re Still Not Past Pebble Mine
  • It is recognized as one of the finest fishing destinations on Earth, tucked away in an isolated corner of southwest Alaska. The region also produces about half the world’s sockeye salmon, with a record 60 million fish returning last summer to our famed ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/16/2018 6:24:00 AM
  • Easy Fish Tacos Using Alaska Pollock
  • When it comes to getting dinner on the table during the week, I look for easy recipes, recipes under 30 minutes, and recipes I can make in my Instant Pot. Having an Instant Pot has been life-changing. I am able to get dinner on the table quickly.
  • awortheyread.com
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  • 3/14/2018 3:14:00 AM
  • Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting heads to central peninsula
  • KENAI, Alaska — The state board that sets seasons and take limits for Alaska commercial, sport and personal use salmon fisheries will meet in the central Kenai Peninsula in 2020 for the first time in 20 years. Since 1999, the Alaska Board of Fisheries ...
  • The Republic
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  • 3/13/2018 6:12:00 AM
  • Plastic fishing nets from Dutch Harbor go to Denmark for recycling
  • It will be the second batch of nets to leave Dutch for a higher cause and more Alaska fishing towns can get on board. Last summer a community collaborative put nearly 240,000 pounds, or about 40 nets, into shipping vans that were bound for a Danish ...
  • SitNews - Stories in the News
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  • 3/12/2018 3:21:00 AM
  • Fish and Game wants citizen scientists to turn their cars into batmobiles
  • Bats across America are facing a threat, which could spread to Alaska. Fish and Game is asking for help in gathering data. America’s bats are in a bad way. Since 2006, a deadly fungal disease known as white-nose syndrome (WNS) has ravaged bat populations .
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 3/11/2018 4:15:00 PM
  • Everything Great About Fly Fishing Alaska Coho in One 30-Second Clip
  • Alaska is one of the ultimate destinations in the world for most fly fishermen. From the salmon and trout species that flood this state’s waters, opportunities are literally endless. However, one fish in particular may be sought after more than others ...
  • Wide Open Spaces
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  • 3/10/2018 2:22:00 PM
  • World’s biggest seafood companies must address lost fishing gear
  • Trident has been actively working to collect and transport derelict fishing nets from Dutch Harbor, Alaska, the largest seafood harbor in the US. These end-of-life fishing nets are removed, bundled and transported to Denmark for recycling by Global Ghost .
  • greenlivingguy.com
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  • 3/10/2018 2:47:00 AM
  • Tippets: Packing Strategies, Fly Fishing Alaska
  • Fly fishing trips encompass diverse means of transportation and accommodation and as a result require different packing strategies. In this recent podcast episode, Rob Snowhite outlines how to pack “for road trips with and without the family, plane trips .
  • MidCurrent
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  • 3/8/2018 12:35:00 PM
  • Fish board approves rotenone use in Tote Road lakes
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has the first stamp of approval for its project to eliminate the last known populations of northern pike on the Kenai Peninsula. The Board of Fisheries on Tuesday unanimously approved the use of rotenone, a fish ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 3/7/2018 4:12:00 AM
  • Graying of Alaska’s Fishing Fleet Puts Key Industry in Peril
  • KODIAK, Alaska – In this port town on a mountainous island in the Gulf of Alaska, fishing culture reigns supreme. The picturesque harbor, filled with smells of fish and the incessant chirps of bald eagles that congregate en masse to snag easy meals, is ...
  • News Deeply
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  • 3/6/2018 6:13:00 PM
  • Avoid These 5 Bass Fishing Mistakes, Catch More Fish This Spring
  • Use a compass to help sort of the weather factor. Years ago John Wayne starred in a rollicking gun fight, fist fight movie titled “North To Alaska.” Not saying fishermen need to go to Alaska, but they should pay close attention to north in both ...
  • Game & Fish
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  • 3/6/2018 4:13:00 PM
  • King of The Mud Dragons
  • This Terrifying Worm Snatches Fish From the Ocean Floor (3:18) In 1992, Christopher McCandless set off to test if he could survive alone in the wilds of Alaska. It didn't go as planned. In 1828, John Jacob Astor built a trading post on the Missouri River.
  • Smithsonian Magazine
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  • 3/6/2018 12:58:00 PM
  • Recent fishing closures and Tulsequah Chief
  • Southeast Alaska is facing another year of poor king salmon returns to the Taku and Unuk rivers and, thus, limitations on sport and commercial fishing across the region. The Unuk River hooligan fishery, an important customary and traditional resource ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 3/5/2018 2:11:00 PM

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