The largest herring fishery in Alaska is the Togiak sac-roe herring fishery and many stakeholders in the fishery are preparing for an early start. That includes the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. KDLG’s Mike Mason has this preview.
This story includes the comments of ADF&G Area Management Biologist Tim Sands and BBEDC Chairman of the Board Robin Samuelsen Junior.
Vessels awaiting the start of last year's Togiak sac-roe herring fishery.
The sockeye run to the Togiak District is forecasted to be up this year according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. KDLG’s Mike Mason took a look at the recently released outlook for commercial fishing and filed this report.