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The world’s greatest sockeye fishery is spinning up for an exciting year

Early? Small? Two bucks a pound? What about that Fraser River? Reality TV? These are some of the questions on the minds of the Bristol Bay fishing industry, which is quickly pouring back into the hub towns of Dillingham and Naknek. Every day more processing plant workers arrive, boats go in the water, and one by one, kings and sockeye hit subsistence nets up and down the beaches and rivers. Read more here  08:14

Read more here: http://www.adn.com/2014/06/01/3496193/as-summer-approaches-bristol-bay.html?sp=/99/188#storylink=cpy