Alaska Troopers Crack Down on Vessels in Bristol Bay; US Army Stations Blackhawk in Nome
It’s the beginning of a new fishing season and law and order agencies are already addressing violations and adding assets to better serve the fleets in Alaska.
Earlier this week, KDLG public radio in Dillingham reported that Alaska Wildlife Troopers (AWT) have launched an investigation into violations of the 32’ boat-length regulation in the Bristol Bay salmon fleet. Investigations of other fishing violations have resulted in charges in Kodiak and Petersburg in recent weeks. The state’s law and order department is also preparing for ...
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