One Town’s Fishing Fleet Among Damages From Powerful Western Alaska Storm
September19, 2022 Featured Content, Fishing 0 Comments
The powerful storm that has pounded Western Alaska has caused plenty of damage, including to most of the fishing boats in at least one community. Here’s KTOO with more:
In Chevak, City Administrator Dennis James said the community had lost most of its fishing fleet.
“There are multiple boats and motors that sunk and these are our livelihood — equipment for the livelihood of the people,” he said. “It’s pretty devastating to witness something like this.”
Here are some more social media reactions from the devastation.