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Walrus leaving ice, coming ashore

...clams, sea snails and other food on the ocean bottom but cannot swim indefinitely. Many male walrus never leave the Bering Sea but females, especially mothers with pups, ride the edge of the sea ice as it moves north in summer through the Bering...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2015-08-27
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The last kid in Cold Bay

...all the way to a lagoon facing the Bering Sea. Unlike other communities in the...village on a sandbar exposed to the Bering Sea, Angela Johnson has seen many of...glass fishing floats collected on the Bering Sea beaches near Cold Bay, a favorite...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/michelle-theriault-boots/2015-08-13
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Court rejects privacy argument in home brew case

...illegal manufacture of alcohol in a dry area after failing to get the indictment against him dismissed. Scammon Bay, a Bering Sea community, bans the sale, import or possession of alcoholic beverages. The Alaska Court of Appeals said local-option...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-16
News

...she got, though. It's become increasingly difficult to land a walrus.Other remote communities at the edge of the Bering Sea also are seeing a steep decline in walrus harvested the past several years. Walrus, described by some as having a taste...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/rachel-doro/2015-08-06
With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling

...an estimated time when the Fennica would reach the drill site after traveling across the Gulf of Alaska, through the Bering Sea and into the Chukchi.Shell spokesman Curtis Smith said initial work on the first well could last until the third week...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-01/with-protest-over-shell-prepares-for
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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
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-
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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-
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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

...running high as the North Pacific Fishery Management Council considers a proposal to reduce halibut by-catch in the Bering Sea.Halibut fishermen are pushing the council to reduce how much fish can be accidentally taken and discarded by boats...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-07-0
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