Whether you have loved ones from the lower 48 or loved ones here in Alaska, AMCC has a few ideas for unique, thoughtful gifts that give a taste of Alaska’s oceans. What is better than a gift that makes your loved one smile while at the same time supporting local businesses that are committed to marine conservation and the livelihoods of Alaskan fishermen? We have several recommendations below and also an entire list of our business members you may want to consider purchasing a gift from.
1. Salmon Sisters Gift Boxes
2. Drifter’s Fish Frozen Sockeye Salmon
Who doesn’t love wild Alaskan salmon? This sockeye salmon from Drifter’s Fish is not only tasty, it is sustainably harvested by husband and wife team, Michael and Nelly Hand, from The Copper River. Their online ordering system allows you to have the frozen sockeye shipped directly to your family or friends door and ensures delivery by December 18th. Last day to order is December 15th! They also have smoked salmon if you prefer that option.
3. Alyeska’s Seven Glaciers Gift Certificate
4. Dive Alaska Scuba Certification Classes
For the adventurer on your list is, why not provide them with the incredible opportunity of scuba diving certification? These classes definitely go beyond the normal gift idea and also provide an experience that focuses on safely navigating and also protecting the underwater ecosystem. We can’t think of a better way to become connected to Alaska’s oceans than to dive right in!