Alaska sablefish TACs bumped up amid bycatch controversy

Published on
December 24, 2020

The North Pacific Fisheries Management Council set an incremental hike in total allowable catch (TAC) for Alaska sablefish amidst controversy over large sablefish bycatch at the hands of trawlers in the Bering Sea, Aleutian Islands, and Gulf of Alaska …

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Contributing Editor reporting from Seattle, USA

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