Cancelation of California salmon season forces fishermen to find new way forward

Salmon fishers across the state are pivoting to stay afloat after the salmon fishing season was canceled earlier this year.  At dock 47 in San Francisco, the pier looks different this time of year. More boats are tied up, an unusual sight for what would be peak salmon season. Matt Juanes is preparing to head out to sea. He readies his lines and hopes for a big catch. For now, it’s all he can do.  “My goal is to catch every last one of them,” he said aboard his boat Plumeria.  But this year, the salmon fisher of 8 years is exploring uncharted territory for him. He’s now looking to catch shrimp and halibut after salmon season was canceled for repopulation efforts. Video, >click to read< 09:03

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