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Alaska Reality Wars | Selling Out Our High Sea And Distant Shores.

juneuatekThe vast expanse of the last frontier is quickly becoming the king of prime time television entertainment. There is another gold rush in Alaska and its attacking our screens with the ferocity of a Kodiak brown bear. There are over twenty reality TV shows currently airing on numerous cable networks that have some affiliation with Alaska.,, This “selling out” of our high seas and distant shores hits closer to home than I ever realized it could. Over the past months, I have been in negotiation with an unamed reality production crew, Read the rest here 17:16

Cool Video, Cool Music, Cool Fishery – Commercial Fishing Video Of The Day | Fish On | Roe On Kelp Harvest 2014

Sitka Herring is just the beginning of the herring circuit for many fishermen in Alaska.  While many boats head north to Togiak for one of Alaska’s largest herring runs, a few southeast seiners head out to harvest “roe on kelp.”  Read more here, and watch the video.  09:19

Commercial Fishing Video Of The Day | In The Same Boat: Community

This film takes us from Dillingham to the upper banks of the Nushigak river . This film shows us an insight into village life in Koliganek. In this film people from all walks of life come to one of the most pristine natural environmenta in the world where the worlds largest salmon run takes place every summer. These families want to make a living as fisherman and feed people all over the world. These families are true environmentalist. Click here to watch  08:56

Commercial Fishing Video Of The Day | Eddie Hayes | Dungy 2013 from JuneauTek

Dungeness season off the Oregon Coast is just getting started this time of year. Eddie Hayes delivers a super professional edit of the harsh conditions and long hours aboard the F/V Aleutians Isle. The weather looks less than enjoyable, but the payday is the key. Crew members can easily make 30,000 dollars in a winter season of crabbing. This film will be featured in the upcoming 2014 Commercial Fishing Film Festival.  Watch Video here  03:10