ASMI delivers another awesome video touting Alaska's treasured wild salmon. Alaskan salmon stocks are the pinnacle of sustainable fisheries and this video highlights the beauty and passion of commercial fishermen in their element. For those who believe that farmed salmon is an easy choice at the grocery store, open you're eyes and see where wild salmon come from. The world's best salmon come from the pristine waters off of the coast of Alaska. Don't settle for the rest, expect the best! Eat more Wild Alaskan Salmon
Via Youtube: According to FAO statistics, the total number of commercial fishermen and fish farmers is estimated to be 38 million. Fisheries and aquaculture provide direct and indirect employment to over 500 million people. In 2005, the worldwide per capita consumption of fish captured from wild fisheries was 14.4 kilograms, with an additional 7.4 kilograms harvested from fish farms. In addition to providing food, modern fishing is also a recreational pastime.
Here's a sweet view from the decks of the F/V Mychal Sue and F/V Ten from the 2012 Bristol Bay sockeye season.
Welcome to an inside look at gillnetting in southeast Alaska. This video was just posted today, so it's obvious that everyone else has fish on the brain over the past few weeks, too. Stay tuned for LIVE updates from the upcoming salmon season in southeast Alaska.
A series of video's describing good practices to keep the quality of salmon caught by commercial gillnet fishermen at its best.
May 1st marked the long anticipated first day of the commercial salmon season along the California Central Coast. Fisherman Stan Bruno took a Gopro aboard his boat to bring us back the action, along with some delicious Pacific king salmon! Enjoy