You Spoke, ADF&G Listened

Ever look at fishing regulations and think: “What the heck does this mean?” It turns out you’re not alone if you find sport fishing regulations confusing and want an easier way to access them.  Even ADF&G staff turn to each other, instead of regulations, when...

Halibut Bycatch or Groundfish Management?

There’s no question that halibut caught by sportfishermen and the direct commercial fleet are worth more than halibut tossed over the side of a trawl vessel.  What is in question is when this issue is relevant.  For those of us who rely on a healthy halibut stock for...