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Fishermen’s Direct Marketing Manual

Fishermen’s Direct Marketing Manual, 5th edition

A go-to resource for fishermen who want to directly sell their catch to buyers. Offers strategies for distributing seafood, locating customers, packaging and shipping, and basic business planning. Downloads free, hard copy $5.00. Order or download this book

Best sellers


Guide to Marine Mammals of Alaska

The only book that exclusively covers all 29 marine mammal species of Alaska, including illustrations, descriptions, and range maps. $25.00. Order this book

seaweeds of alaska

Field Guide to Seaweeds of Alaska

More than 100 common seaweeds, seagrasses, and marine lichens of Alaska. Filled with color photos and clearly written descriptions, and printed on water-resistant paper, it is a must-have for anyone interested in Alaska's coastal ecosystems. $30.00. Order this book


Guide to Marine Mammals and Turtles of the US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico

Includes all U.S. Atlantic species of whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals, manatees, and sea turtles. $25.00. Order this book

marine invertebrates of alaska

Field Guide to Common Marine Fishes and Invertebrates of Alaska

Waterproof, with color photographs and descriptions of more than 400 marine species. Valuable for anyone who wants to know what they’ve caught or what an animal looks like. $35.00. Order this book


Guide to Northeast Pacific Rockfishes

Includes all 37 rockfish species found off the coast of Alaska and British Columbia, and most of the rockfish found in Washington and Oregon waters. Spiral-bound and printed on heavy, water-resistant stock. $20.00. Order this book