Alaska expecting big bairdi, king crab harvest
Alaska fishermen will take to the icy waters and drop their traps today to kick off what is expected to be a banner harvest of king and snow (opilio,
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has set quotas in the Bering Sea that are much higher than last
Fresh Alaska crab is already in the pipeline: The Aleutian Island golden king crab fishery opened 15 August with a total allowable catch of 6.29 million pounds; the Norton Sound red king crab fishery, which ran from June 25th to August 2nd and had a total commercial harvest of 385,821 pounds.
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