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Local Fishing & Local Markets

Date Posted: June 13, 2014       Categories: AMCC in the News       Tags: Catch of the Season, Kodiak Jig Initiative, Local Seafood, Working Waterfronts

Source: Alaska Public Media

Author: Steve Heimel

“If food security can also be job security for fishermen, you could call it a win-win situation. Sustainability labeling is catching on in the U.S. after making a difference for years in European seafood sales. And now even in Alaska, some large customers are making deals with fishermen who promise to fish sustainably…”

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