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Halibut Catch Cuts

Southeast Alaska’s halibut fishing industry will face a lower catch limit again this season if recommendations made this month by the International Pacific Halibut Commission stand.”

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122407/sta_20071224012.shtml

Limiting halibut fishing will help the industry in the longrun, but short term the cuts are tough on those in the industry.  The good news is that larger catches are allowed for other areas of Alaska, like Kodiak. 

Learn more about Alaska Halibut fishing