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Permit brokers hopping – IFQ funk – Here comes the crab! – Puny pinks – by Laine Welch

Alaska’s record salmon season has permit brokers hopping as buyers seek to break into or expand their fishing opportunities in many fisheries…Brokers tell a far different story when it comes to sales of halibut catch shares…It’s mixed results for Bering Sea crab, based on the annual summer trawl surveys…Alaska pink salmon set a record this summer but it turns out the fish in the three major producing areas were pretty puny. [email protected]  13:52