Coast Guard crew issues violation to commercial fishermen off Oregon Coast

Coast Guard crew issues violation to commercial fishermen off Oregon Coast
A boarding team aboard a small boat from the Coast Guard Cutter Orcas, 110-foot Patrol Boat homeported in Coos Bay, Ore., approaches a fishing vessel off the Oregon Coast, June 30, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by 1st Class Cadet Josh Turner. COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coast Guard cutter crew issued a violation to commercial fishermen who caught salmon outside of the fishing season 20 miles off the coast...

Are You Ready For Fishing Season?

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Are your ready for sea? The Coast Guard will offer courtesy dockside examinations of commercial fishing vessels in Bristol Bay in anticipation of the 2008 Bristol Bay salmon fishery, which is slated to begin June 19. The Coast Guard will also be working with the Alaska State Troopers on the enforcement side to ensure the fishery is carried out safely. The Alaska Department...