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Voices of the Peninsula: Connecting the coast: bycatch in the Bering Sea

...halibut stock. This is where the Bering Sea becomes a focal point in the lifecycle...the initial drift. As such, the Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands, or BSAI, is...groundfish fleet that fishes in the Bering Sea consists of a handful of vessels...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-04-29/voices-of-the-peninsula-connectin
Opinion
Halibut bycatch limit reduced by 25 percent in Bering Sea

...asking pollock and cod trawlers in the Bering Sea to cut halibut bycatch by a fourth...percent of halibut caught in the Bering Sea will be bycatch, up from 70 percent...be unintentionally caught in the Bering Sea to 41 percent will help them meet...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-08/halibut-bycatch-limit-reduced-by-25-
News
Alaska NPFMC members appeal recusals

...halibut bycatch allocation for the Bering Sea groundfish bottom-trawl fleet...collectively receive 10 percent of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands harvest.NSEDC...impacted by the decision, the Central Bering Sea Fishermen's Association. CBFSA...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-28/alaska-npfmc-members-appeal-recusals
News
What became of the Yukon kings? An in-river look

...the river offers passage from the Bering Sea to spawning streams across Alaska...65 villages within 50 miles of the Bering Sea coast that receive 10.7 percent of the total harvest for more than 30 Bering Sea species such as pollock, crab and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-23/king-salmon-part-4-what-became-of-th
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Powerful storm moving toward coastal Alaska

...ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- An unusual Bering Sea storm packing hurricane-force winds...really nasty storm," Brown advised Bering Sea mariners and people living in coastal...through the northern and eastern Bering Sea.The last time forecasters saw something...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-11-08/powerful-storm-moving-toward-coastal
News
Kenai Chamber honors community leaders

...state. He has been engaged as a fisherman and as a fisheries representative in Alaskan commercial salmon, halibut and Bering Sea Crab fisheries for over 40 years including 30 years of fisheries management at the Board of Fisheries and the North Pacific...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-07-20/kenai-chamber-honors-community-l
Dispatch
Groups ask for reduced king bycatch in the Bering Sea

...emergency changes to bycatch regulations in the Bering Sea.The current Bering Sea chinook bycatch cap has two parts: a lower number...average king take by the pollock fleet. In 2013, Bering Sea pollock fishermen caught 13,036 kings.The request...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-20/groups-ask-for-reduced-king-bycatch-
News
What others say: Walker may have two more fish seats to fill

...of halibut bycatch allowed in the Bering Sea groundfish fisheries that include...on their interests in those same Bering Sea fisheries.Among the 11 members...metric tons of fish allocated in the Bering Sea.Glacier Fish Co. is tied to NSEDC...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-07/what-others-say-walker-may-have-t
Opinion
Climate change speakers stress need for subsistance hunting adaptability

...all about Alaska. Fleek introduced the three speakers from subsistence villages: Ilarion Larry Merculieff from the Bering Sea Island of St.Paul, Stanley Tom, who spoke by phone from the western coastal village of Newtok, and Craig Fleener...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-10/climate-change-speakers-stress-need-
News
Bering Sea fishery opens without quotas issued

...harvest will be heading out into the Bering Sea. For that community development...crab is sitting in the bottom of the Bering Sea waiting to be caught," he said...executive director of the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, is advising frustrated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-15/bering-sea-fishery-opens-without-quo
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