$50 Million In Federal Aid Pandemic Relief Headed To Alaska Fishing Industry

Here’s more from the Associated Press via the Anchorage Daily News:

“It really was a balance between getting the funds out quickly and developing a spending plan with the input of affected fishery participants,” said Alaska Department of Fish and Game Deputy Commissioner Rachel Baker.

The final details of the plan were published on Thursday.

Commercial applicants will be required to provide evidence that the coronavirus pandemic caused them to lose at least 35% of revenue in 2020.