Alaska: Halibut catch limit cut, again – Molly Dischner

Westcoast Halibut fishermen in the Pacific will see about a seven percent  reduction in catch this year, less than many were expecting. The International Pacific Halibut Commission today set the coastwide catch  from Northern California to the Bering Sea at 31.02 million pounds. Alaska’s  portion of the catch is about 23 million pounds. Read more Documents and recordings of the meeting are available online.