Responding to Big Shifts in Recreational Halibut Fishing

Recreational fishing contributes approximately $1.4 billion per year to coastal communities in Alaska. UA is studying patterns of responses to regulatory, environmental, and socioeconomic changes in Alaska halibut and salmon fisheries over the last three decades. This will help managers and stakeholders to better understand how future changes will affect the welfare of fishing communities in Southeast and Southcentral Alaska.

Region(s): 
Southeast
Focus Area(s): 
Food Security
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Last updated: May 10, 2017