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, 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 ...
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 11:31pm
Gov. Bill Walker signs a bill making it easier for fishermen to get loans for their business. The International Pacific Halibut Commission now has a member who comes from the sportfish industry. Fish meal is big business in Alaska. Fish meal is another victim of the China trade wars. And finally, a Sitka sea lion ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 11:34pm
The Governor declares the Chignik fishery an economic disaster area. Normally, fishermen catch a million or so sockeye. This year they caught 128. Just 128. More bad news from southeast where the pink salmon harvest is the lowest in over four decades. If that wasn’t bad enough there are still those pesky Chinese tariffs. Ah, ...
Saturday, August 25, 2018 3:04pm
This week we look we have a special program for you. We’re looking at what the heck is happening with Alaska’s sockeye salmon this year. We talk with reporters in different regions of the state to see what’s doing with their area. This week on our special sockeye salmon round up on the Alaska Fisheries ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 10:00pm
This week we look at which regions of the state bring in the biggest fish bucks, and the results may surprise you. A huge mine that could cause big changes for the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta leaps a major hurdle A Kodiak Island village hopes to entice residents back by rebuilding its fishing industry. And you got ...