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IPHC Annual Meeting Pre-Registration

The 94th IPHC Annual Meeting will be held January 22-26 at the Hilton Downtown Portland. New this year, the meeting will require attendees to pre-register. Please follow this registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-iphc-annual-meeting-am094-tickets-35265063755

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Fall Commercial Dungeness Crab Announcement

The Fall Dungeness Crab Announcement is out and the 2017/2018 commercial Dungeness crab fall fishing season in Registration Area A (Southeastern Alaska) will be reduced in duration. All waters open to commercial Dungeness fishing in Southeastern Alaska will open at … Continue reading

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ADF&G Announces Non-Retention of Chinook Salmon for Commercial and Recreational fisheries

“August 7, 2017, JUNEAU — Due to poor ocean survival conditions for Chinook (king) salmon, which are persisting in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia, extreme management measures are necessary to restrict harvests in coast wide fisheries that are directed at … Continue reading

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2018 Southeast and Yakutat Finfish and Shellfish Proposal Book

The Proposal Book for the 2018 Southeast and Yakutat Finfish and Shellfish meeting is now available. The Proposal Book is attached and can also be downloaded from the Board of Fish website here: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=fisheriesboard.proposalbook The meeting will be held January … Continue reading

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Large Whale Entanglement Response Q&A in Petersburg

Ed Lyman, Large Whale Entanglement Response Coordinator at the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, will be in Petersburg this week to train and answer questions on disentangling humpback whales. The Petersburg Marine Mammal Center (PMMC) is hosting a … Continue reading

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Drive Down Dock closures

This year the harbor department will allow the tour ship American Spirit to moor at the face of the Drive Down Dock on ten different occasions through the summer months. The dates of the landings are : Arrival Departure Saturday, … Continue reading

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Platypus Marine Captains and Crew BBQ

Platypus Marine will be holding their Captains and Crews Barbecue catered by Liv and Heidi’s Kjokken and Kito’s Kave this Thursday, June 29th at 5pm in the SONS of Norway Hall. View the flier here.

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