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Confluence of factors cause disconnect in salmon pricing

...base to continue paying for the traditionally expensive fish."Retailers can slap a price tag on anything," said Jerry McCune, president of United Fishermen of Alaska, the state's largest commercial fishing industry group. "We have no control...
Across state, early salmon catches underweight

...seen declines in size-at-age."Even seasoned fishermen are puzzled."We've seen small fish before," said Jerry McCune, president of both Cordova District Fishermen United and United Fishermen of Alaska. "But nothing like this."State...
Voices of Alaska: Motive behind set net ban is reallocation

...the time to study this initiative and learn the real facts behind it. Your neighbors small business depends on it.Jerry McCune is the President of United Fishermen of Alaska, a fisheries advocate and lifelong commercial fishermen in Prince William...
Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot

...oral argument. Both the state and the alliance opposed that motion, and a decision had not been made as of Friday.Jerry McCune, a board member for the group, said it wanted to give the court more information on how fisheries work in Alaska than...
An Outdoor View: Fish wars

...commercial-fishing trade organization. When informed that banning set gillnets would be up for a vote next year, UFA President Jerry McCune, said, "We will be fighting this until the end."I haven't chosen sides in this war. On the one hand, I'd...
Court hears oral arguments on whether or not banning setnets considered an appropriation

...right."If this stands, there's no room for the public to participate in fish and wildlife management," he said.Jerry McCune, president of United Fishermen of Alaska and a member of Resources for All Alaskans, a nonprofit that filed an amicus...
New group defends Treadwell in setnet ban initiative case

...Council member Duncan Fields, United Fishermen of Alaska President and Cordova District Fishermen United President Jerry McCune and Trident Seafood Executive Vice President John Garner.Snug Harbor Seafood co-owner Paul Dale and former Lt...
New fisheries advocacy group plots strategy

...Butler, a longtime Cook Inlet setnetter and lawyer, Jim Garner, Executive Vice President of Trident Seafood, and Jerry McCune, president of United Fishermen of Alaska and Cordova District Fishermen United. RFAA registered as a state nonprofit...
Kenai man named 'Fisherman of the Year'

...Seafood Marketing Institute and has been a longtime advocate for Alaska seafood in the global marketplace. UFA President Jerry McCune said Schactler had been promoting the use of Alaska's seafood as aid for food insecure countries. "When I first...


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