commerical fishing

Redoubt Reporter

 

Senator Peter Micciche has renewed his effort to scale down the size of the East Side setnet  fleet in Cook Inlet.

 

 


Fishermen of all stripes struggled during another down year in 2018. While the numbers look a bit better heading into 2019, especially for Cook Inlet sockeye, the overall trend isn't a positive one. On this week's conversation, long time setnetter Ken Coleman talks about how that corner of the fishing community has had to adapt and what policies will help sustain the fishery.