Bering Sea Cod Fishery Opens 2020 in Alaska

Alaska’s seafood industry is “open for business” starting Jan. 1, when some of the biggest fisheries get underway long before the start of the first salmon runs in mid-May.

BBNC to Acquire Two Giants of Alaska’s Pacific Cod Fishery

September 19, 2019 ISABELLE ROSS, KDLG

The Bristol Bay Native Corporation has been working for a year to acquire two of the largest Pacific cod harvesters in the country. Now, it is about to close that deal.

Maine Cod Fishery Plummets to Least Valuable Year Since 1960s

Maine’s cod fishery, once one of the most lucrative in the Northeast, has declined to the point that it had its least valuable year in more than a half-century in 2018.

Part of Bering Sea Pacific Cod Fishery Could Move Toward Quota System

February 18, 2019 Aaron Bolton, KBBI

About a year after federal regulators dramatically cut the Pacific Cod quota in the Gulf of Alaska, some fishermen in the Bering Sea say there are too many boats fishing for the declining species.

South Coast Newfoundland Fishers Angered by Short Notice on Closure of 3Ps Cod Fishery

Ross Durnford of Fortune has seven deep freezers powered up to keep 1,000 pounds of bait frozen until next cod fishing season, after the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) shut down the cod fishery in his fishing zone.