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, May 30, 2018 10:33pm
This week on Alaska Fisheries Report, bad news for Pebble Mine Developers is good news for Alaska fishermen. Halibut begin hitting the docks in Dillingham but this year’s quota is substantially less than last year. The Bristol Bay Fish Expo is just in its second year, but already it’s hit the big time with a ...
Thursday, April 19, 2018 8:33am
Kayla Desroches/KMXT Coming up on this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, KMXT talks with Governor Bill Walker about fisheries in the state. Also, a group is fundraising to fight a ballot initiative which seeks to make salmon habitat protections more stringent. We had help from KMXT’s Mitch Borden and the Alaska Energy Desk’s Elizabeth Harball.
Thursday, April 12, 2018 10:25am
Kayla Desroches/KMXT Coming up on this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, some Kodiak jig fishermen are turning to a Sitka-based community supported fishery to make a profit in light of the cut to cod quota. Also, at Kodiak’s commercial fisheries trade show, ComFish, Mike Litzow with the University of Alaska Fairbanks talks about the effect of ...
Friday, April 6, 2018 9:17am
Kayla Desroches/KMXT Coming up on this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, the sac roe herring fishery in Sitka closed early after the Alaska Department of Fish and Game determined the fish were too small to put on the market. Also in Sitka, an application for a private, nonprofit hatchery fails once again. We had from KCAW’s ...
Thursday, March 29, 2018 3:37pm
Kayla Desroches/KMXT Coming up this week, U.S. and Canadian commissioners failed to come to an agreement on catch limits for halibut. In April, members of the International Pacific Halibut Commission will revisit the factors that play into quota decisions. Also, the Pacific Salmon Treaty is another agreement between the U.S. and Canada. It ensures that ...