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Sep 12, 2017, 07:00 ET Bristol Bay Sockeye Fishermen Harvest 37 Million Sockeye

Bristol Bay, Alaska, which is home to the largest wild sockeye salmon fishery in the world, yielded a harvest of over 37 million sockeye salmon...


Jun 20, 2017, 08:00 ET World's Largest Wild Salmon Run Harvest Season Opens

Bristol Bay sockeye salmon season is here! Commercial harvesting of wild sockeye salmon in Bristol Bay, Alaska begins in early June, with the...


Jul 01, 2013, 14:41 ET Decisive Victory for Bristol Bay: Nearly 70% of Americans Who Commented Tell EPA to Stop the Pebble Mine during EPA's 2nd Comment Period on Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment

 More than 360,000 Americans urged the EPA to save 14,000 American jobs by protecting Bristol Bay, Alaska from the construction of a massive...


May 09, 2013, 15:01 ET Powerhouse Bristol Bay, Alaska salmon fishery produces $1.5 billion in value

 The Bristol Bay, Alaska commercial salmon fishery is the world's most valuable wild salmon fishery and in total produces an astounding annual...


Aug 17, 2011, 11:30 ET New Poll: Bristol Bay Commercial Fishermen Near Unanimous in Opposition to Pebble Mine

The first poll of commercial fisherman in Alaska's Bristol Bay region found that an overwhelming majority – 85 percent – oppose the...