The massive sockeye fishery that occurs each June and July in Bristol Bay generates about $1.5-billion dollars worth of value according to a new study that was unveiled Thursday. KDLG's Mike Mason has the details.
The value of Bristol Bay drift and set gillnet permits has been inching upwards in recent months. But they have not yet rebounded to the high prices seen a couple of years ago. KDLG's Mike Mason has the details.
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is getting ready for this summer's massive commercial salmon fishery in Bristol Bay. As part of that effort Fish and Game has released the 2013 outlook. KDLG's Mike Mason looked it over for this report.