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May 22, 2015

Help Clean Up Anchorage’s Coast, June 6

Past, present, and future Coastal Cleanup Volunteers, please join us on June 6th for a morning of beach cleaning and marine debris removal as part of the annual Anchorage Coastal Cleanup. Last year 75 volunteers helped pick up 8,254 pieces of trash weighing in at 480 lbs. from Anchorage’s beaches. This year, let’s get it all! How to get involved: Arrive . . . MORE
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April 29, 2015

Bristol Bay Film “A Legacy Story” Online Now with Publication

A Legacy Story chronicles the long struggle over decisions about opening Bristol Bay and the southeast Bering Sea to offshore oil and gas drilling. Since the 1970s, people dependent on the region’s rich marine resources have been undaunted in an effort to protect these waters. On December 16, 2014, President Obama announced that the region would be permanently . . . MORE
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April 28, 2015

Bering Sea Halibut Bycatch Nears Final Action in June

With the June meeting of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council (the Council) less than a month away, supporters of halibut bycatch reduction in the Bering Sea are working hard to communicate to the Council Alaskans’ strong support for bycatch reduction. The meeting is slated for June 1-9 in Sitka, and will include discussion and . . . MORE

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