Seafood Companies To Distribute Bristol Bay Salmon During Poor Chignik Return

The following press release is courtesy of Alaskans Own and Northline Seafoods: Sitka, AK – This week, Alaskans Own and Northline Seafoods announced that they are teaming up to bring 45,000 pounds of Bristol Bay sockeye salmon to Alaska Native villages experiencing record-low salmon returns this year. The unique partnership, made possible by Catch Together, … Read more Seafood Companies To Distribute Bristol Bay Salmon During Poor Chignik Return

Tanana River Drainage Closing To Chum Salmon Fishing (Updated)

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The Division of Sport Fish is closing the Tanana River drainage to sport fishing for chum salmon, effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, August 14, 2020. All chum salmon caught incidentally while fishing for other species may not be removed from the water and must … Read more Tanana River Drainage Closing To Chum Salmon Fishing (Updated)

Coho Limit Down To One Fish On Little Susitna River

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Palmer) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is reducing the bag and possession limit for coho salmon, 16 inches or greater in length, from two to one fish per day in the waters of the Little Susitna River from its mouth … Read more Coho Limit Down To One Fish On Little Susitna River

House Committee Announces Investigation Request Of Pebble EIS

The Pebble Mine news cycle is in full swing these days. The latest nugget comes from straight from Washington D.C. The House Committee on Oversight and Reform have requested an investigation the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers controversial Environmental Impact Statement. Here’s the statement from the committee: Washington, D.C. (Aug. 10, 2020)—Today, Rep. Carolyn B. … Read more House Committee Announces Investigation Request Of Pebble EIS

Happy Wild Salmon Day!

The following is courtesy of Defend Bristol Bay: Dear Supporter, Happy Wild Salmon Day! For the last four years, thousands of Alaskans have gathered together to celebrate this incredible resource. Because of COVID-19 concerns, this year’s Wild Salmon Day Celebration has gone virtual! The event is happening TODAY in 30 MINUTES, August 10th from 12pm – 2pm Alaska Standard Time. … Read more Happy Wild Salmon Day!

Saltery River Opening Back Up For Sockeye Fishing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Saltery River Open to Sport Fishing for Sockeye Salmon (Kodiak) – In support of restoring fishing opportunities, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is opening sport fishing for sockeye salmon in the Saltery River drainage. This regulatory change is effective 12:01 a.m. … Read more Saltery River Opening Back Up For Sockeye Fishing