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Guidelines for Navigating around Cruise Ships

The Southeast Alaska Pilot’s Association is distributing this flier on sharing waters with large vessels.

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Platypus Marine BBQ

Platypus Marine will hold their annual ‘Captains and Crews BBQ’ in Petersburg on Wednesday, June 6th at 5pm at the SONs. The event will be catered by Liv and Heidi’s Kjokken & Kito’s Kave. Please view the flier here.

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Pubic Outreach meeting on IFQ Program Amendments

In Kodiak during the NPFMC meeting a public outreach session will be held concurrent with the June meeting. The session will be Tuesday, June 5, from 5 pm-6:30 pm in the Pavilion Room, and will provide an open forum for stakeholders to give insight … Continue reading

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April NPFMC Newsletter

The April NPFMC Newsletter is out.   In April the NP Council took final action and created an annual renewal process for chart halibut permits (CHPs). The is meant to provide the Council with more information on the CHP program … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Fleet

SUNDAY APRIL 22nd, 2018 AT 2:00PM Followed by coffee and cookies at the Sons of Norway Please join the Petersburg Community as we ask blessings upon our labor, our boats, and our gear and as we remember and honor our … Continue reading

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2018 IPHC Suggested Catch Limits

From the January 26, 2018 IPHC News Release: The IPHC did not agree on new Pacific halibut catch limits for 2018, and therefore the catch limits adopted by the IPHC in 2017 remain in place. Both Contracting Parties, Canada and … Continue reading

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Marine Weather Forecasting

The Petersburg Science Series has a guest speaker, Joel Curtis a Meteorologist with the National Weather Service, on Wednesday, January 31 at 7pm in the Borough Assembly Chambers. The public is welcome to attend and the flier is here.

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