Alaska Fisheries Report
Fridays from 7 - 7:15 pm
The Alaska Fisheries Report is a weekly news program about what's going on with the Fisheries around the state. It's produced by KMXT in Kodiak. Want to know the latest fish prices? Or what fishing is going on all year in the Bering Sea or Gulf of Alaska ? Tune into Alaska Fish Radio! You'll hear about market trends, policies and politics, new technology, and voices directly from the fishermen.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 10:42pm
Bering Sea Crab opens on the 15th. Alaska fishermen get a break on China tariffs as some products dropped from the list. Got a question for gubernatorial candidates? We tell you how to submit them for possible use in the Gubernatorial Fisheries Debate. [Call Kodiak Chamber of Commerce with questions for candidates. 907-486-5557.] OK, ...
Thursday, October 4, 2018 1:21am
October is National Seafood Month. And guess which state provides the bulk of this country’s seafood? Like more than all the other states combined? There is promising news for both Prince William Sound and Kodiak. There could be Tanner crab pots on the ground in both areas after the first of the year. Beluga ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 9:56pm
The Board of Fish meets next month to a packed agenda which covers everything from Chinook management in southeast to Bering Sea cod. Salmon hatcheries are on the agenda as well and hatchery managers and stakeholders are preparing to defend themselves against earlier attacks. A crowd of Sitkans turn to testify their support of ...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 9:23pm
Passionate testimony from both sides is heard at public hearings on Ballot Measure 1, which is aimed at protecting fish habitat. A new study hopes to discover the implications of hatchery pink salmon spawning with wild fish. The man who was instrumental in financing initial efforts to stop the Pebble Mine has died. And finally, ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 10:43pm
Are floating fish farms a possibility off Alaska? A Trump administration proposal threatens Alaska’s ban on fish farming. It’s not official until it signed, but it appears the U.S. and Canada have reached a tentative agreement on salmon. Despite needing to destroy two creeks, Donlin Gold now has the fish habitat permits it needs to ...