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Alaska’s Multi-Million Dollar Commercial Crab Fishery Faces Federal Shutdown Delays

Alaska’s multi-million dollar commercial crab fishing season faces delays if a federal government shutdown is not resolved soon, because National Marine Fisheries Service biologists won’t be able to issue individual fishing and processing quotas. The fisheries are set to open on Oct. 15. [email protected] 15:49