Stories about Alaska Sea Grant from the media
Pacific Fishing: Boatyard safety (PDF) (1/2/2020) - Pacific Fishing Magazine published an article adapted from Alaska Sea Grant’s new publication “Boatyard Hazards: Tips for protecting worker safety and health,” written by former Marine Advisory Program specialist Terry Johnson.
KNOM: Little known about algal toxins’ effects on subsistence in Arctic waters (12/20/2019) - Alaska Sea Grant’s Gay Sheffield says two different samples of clams from that voyage were found to have high levels of an algal toxin called saxitoxin
Alaska Fish Radio: 8th AK Young Fishermen’s Summit set for January (12/18/2019) - Alaska Sea Grant’s Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit since 2007 has aimed to build a sustained network of fishing operations across the state. The next summit is set for late January in Juneau.
Pacific Fishing: Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit graduates put conference skills into practice (PDF) (11/29/2019) - Armed with knowledge and connections from Alaska Sea Grant’s Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit, the Nashes are steering their family’s fishing business in a new direction.
Juneau Empire—Opinion: Investing in fisheries pays off (11/10/2019) - Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski's funding priorities include fishing-focused programs including NOAA Sea Grant, which supports the next generation of Alaska fishermen through development programs like the annual Alaska Young Fishermen’s Summit.