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.
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 ...
Thursday, March 22, 2018 8:45am
Kayla Desroches/KMXT Coming up on this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, a Yale student is looking into whether or not jellyfish affect Bering Sea fisheries. Also, Alaska Fish Radio’s Laine Welch sits down with the Alaska Fisheries Report to catch up on the 2016 Gulf of Alaska pink salmon fishery disaster declaration and talk about Atlantic ...
Thursday, March 15, 2018 11:37am
Kayla Desroches/KMXT On this week’s Alaska Fisheries Report, the governor and lieutenant governor sent a letter to the federal government asking for a fisheries disaster declaration for the 2018 Pacific cod fishery in the Gulf of Alaska. Also, in Kodiak area state waters, big boats are capped off at 50 percent of the pot cod ...