Category Archives: Bering Sea

FISHING: Largest Chinook salmon disappearing from U.S. (& Canada) West Coast; “Selective removal of large fish has likely contributed”

Continue reading FISHING: Largest Chinook salmon disappearing from U.S. (& Canada) West Coast; “Selective removal of large fish has likely contributed”

75 Octopus Sector Report; Only small fraction of global octopus fisheries can be classified as sustainable, FIPs have important role to play – SFP

Continue reading 75 Octopus Sector Report; Only small fraction of global octopus fisheries can be classified as sustainable, FIPs have important role to play – SFP

REMOTE sensing & new real-time dataset: The global footprint of fisheries “so big it can be seen from space. Really” – Study

Continue reading REMOTE sensing & new real-time dataset: The global footprint of fisheries “so big it can be seen from space. Really” – Study

PROVIDING greater transparency in seafood via retailers: Walmart US joins Ocean Disclosure Project

Continue reading PROVIDING greater transparency in seafood via retailers: Walmart US joins Ocean Disclosure Project

‘NON transparent…’ U.S. NOAA calls for “erroneous” WFF-funded paper “to be retracted from Marine Policy”: “Distorting information & disparaging U.S. fisheries…”

Continue reading ‘NON transparent…’ U.S. NOAA calls for “erroneous” WFF-funded paper “to be retracted from Marine Policy”: “Distorting information & disparaging U.S. fisheries…”

U.S. & Canada fishing areas boast highest certified sustainable catch: 83% MSC-certified within FAO major fishing areas

Continue reading U.S. & Canada fishing areas boast highest certified sustainable catch: 83% MSC-certified within FAO major fishing areas

FISHING world catch reached 96.9 million tonnes in 2014; Most of fish caught in Asian territories, then Americas; Europe comes third

Continue reading FISHING world catch reached 96.9 million tonnes in 2014; Most of fish caught in Asian territories, then Americas; Europe comes third

RATHER biased ‘$100 million U.S. Government fish farm’ Bloomberg article exemplifies why fish farming stagnating in the U.S.; Of Education & communication…

Continue reading RATHER biased ‘$100 million U.S. Government fish farm’ Bloomberg article exemplifies why fish farming stagnating in the U.S.; Of Education & communication…

“MORE retailers and brands are choosing to use the MSC label to communicate their commitment to sustainability” – MSC CEO

Continue reading “MORE retailers and brands are choosing to use the MSC label to communicate their commitment to sustainability” – MSC CEO

ALASKA Bristol Bay fishermen will achieve the 2-billion-salmon milestone when 2016 total harvest reaches 10,033,455 million salmon

Continue reading ALASKA Bristol Bay fishermen will achieve the 2-billion-salmon milestone when 2016 total harvest reaches 10,033,455 million salmon

CLIMATE change is “increasingly challenging the sustainability of Canada’s $3.5-billion marine fisheries and aquaculture” – LoP

Continue reading CLIMATE change is “increasingly challenging the sustainability of Canada’s $3.5-billion marine fisheries and aquaculture” – LoP

SHIFTING bird distribution indicates a changing Bering Sea/Arctic; ‘It’s easier to track marine predators than it is to track their prey’

Continue reading SHIFTING bird distribution indicates a changing Bering Sea/Arctic; ‘It’s easier to track marine predators than it is to track their prey’

US Commercial & recreational saltwater fishing yielded $214 billion & supported 1.83 million jobs in 2014 – Fisheries Economics of the United States 2014

Continue reading US Commercial & recreational saltwater fishing yielded $214 billion & supported 1.83 million jobs in 2014 – Fisheries Economics of the United States 2014

STATUS of U.S. Fisheries 2015 illustrates just how well U.S. science-based fisheries management can work – NFI

Continue reading STATUS of U.S. Fisheries 2015 illustrates just how well U.S. science-based fisheries management can work – NFI

‘MAJOR northward expansion’ of marine mammal exposure to toxins; Testing detects algal toxins in Alaska marine mammals – HABs

Continue reading ‘MAJOR northward expansion’ of marine mammal exposure to toxins; Testing detects algal toxins in Alaska marine mammals – HABs

SCRIPPS study finds toxic pollutants (POPs) in fish across world’s oceans; “POPs can be anywhere and in any species of marine fish”

Continue reading SCRIPPS study finds toxic pollutants (POPs) in fish across world’s oceans; “POPs can be anywhere and in any species of marine fish”