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Senate candidates share views

...defending the borders of the fisheries. "I'm not sure where the fish are going, but I know in the middle of the Bering Sea, there's not a lot of enforcement. With foreign entities coming in, I'm concerned about the piracy of Alaska's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-21-0
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Candidates for lieutenant governor debate in Kenai

...and Democrat Byron Mallott, who combined his campaign with independent candidate Bill Walker. Lee owns and operates a Bering Sea gold dredging company, and has a background in computer programming, which he said brings a unique skill to the table...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-14
News
Kenai man named 'Fisherman of the Year'

...everyone went to meetings ad nauseam," he said, with a laugh. Butler started his fishing career on a crab boat in the Bering Sea before moving to longlining and drift gillnetting in the Cook Inlet. His family has operated a setnet site north of...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-04-0
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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-
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Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...a lot of natural variability in 5- to 20-year time scales, and he reached the same conclusions on changes in the Bering Sea."Natural variability cannot be ruled out as an important mechanism," he said in an email.During the entire period...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-22/study-links-changing-winds-to-warmin
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What others say: The unity ticket

...bowl. It divides that city, then turns northwest, skimming the northern edges of the Kuskokwim before meeting the Bering Sea somewhere around Nome.North of that line is bunny boot territory. South of it is the kingdom of the Xtratuf.The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-21/what-others-say-the-unity-ticket
Opinion
Sterling author shares journey of life at sea

...Atcheson encounters a harrowing night of terror on the Bering Sea aboard a boat in peril. Atcheson, author of Hidden...he moved to Alaska. The boat sat near the edge of the Bering Sea, a place a boat its size should have avoided but sat...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-03/sterling-author-shares-journey-of-li
Arts & Entertainment
Setnetters, others ask for adjustments to Cook Inlet fishery regulations

...changes.The board will consider a total of 29 ACRs at its October work session.Outside of Cook Inlet, five address Bering Sea tanner crab and Norton Sound king crab, three ask for changes to Kuskokwim River salmon fisheries, and two address...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-31/setnetters-others-ask-for-adjustment
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Seafood industry, delegation seek Russian import ban

...UniSea, Wetward Seafoods, and Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers.Russia is not allowing...According to a press release from Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers, the ban would be in retaliation...fisheries, according to the Alaska Bering Sea Crabbers.On the pollock side...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-26/seafood-industry-delegation-seek-rus
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Report: More acidic seawater poses risks in Alaska

...that could happen, he said. But acidification also could change population dynamics, he said."In a place like the Bering Sea, where a billion-dollar industry has been built around a few species of crabs, then that's where we really start...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-30/report-more-acidic-seawater-poses-ri
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