Chinook conservation, permit stacking approved for Bristol Bay fisheries (innovation!)

Commercial salmon fishermen will see a number of changes. Under the changes to how permits can be stacked, two driftnet permit holders  can fish from the same vessel and jointly operate 200 fathoms of drift gillnet  gear except in the Togiak District, in a special harvest area, or when the  Naknek River Special harvest Area is open.  Read more