Bering Sea Gold Returns Friday

  Last winter, we profiled the Discovery Channel show, Bering Sea Gold, focusing our story on opera singer/gold dredger Emily Riedel. The show returns with a new season on Friday night; here are some details on the upcoming season, plus  couple preview links: DISCOVERY’S HIT SERIES ‘BERING SEA GOLD’ RETURNS FOR ITS FOURTH SEASON WITH CREWS … Read more Bering Sea Gold Returns Friday

OCENS SpotCast: Dependable and Accurate Satellite Phones

  OCENS SpotCast places weather forecasts at your fingertips, anywhere in the world, with condensed multi-period weather forecasts delivered directly to your satellite device or smartphone. SpotCast simply requires a SMS-capable device with built-in GPS positioning. SpotCast is compatible with the following satellite devices: Iridium 9575 and GO!, IsatPhone Pro 1 and 2, and inReach … Read more OCENS SpotCast: Dependable and Accurate Satellite Phones

B.C. Mine Accident And Alaska Response

Here’s an interesting take on last week’s Mount Polley mine accident in British Columbia that was sure to trigger a response in Alaska, which has been locked in a tug-of-war over the Pebble Mine project.  From the Seattle Post-Intelligencer: The collapse of the Mount Polley tailings dam “validates fears Alaska fishermen have regarding Canada’s proposed … Read more B.C. Mine Accident And Alaska Response

Deadliest Catch Season Finale Coming Next Week

Our friends at the Discovery Channel have been great in setting us up with some interviews to do profiles on both Johnathan Hillstrand, captain of the crabbing vessel Time Bandit, and the Northwestern father and daughter team of Capt. Sig Hansen and his new deckhand, Mandy Hansen. The show’s 10th season finale is this Tuesday, Aug. 5. … Read more Deadliest Catch Season Finale Coming Next Week