21 Jan Groundfish Forum
Program Name: Groundfish Forum
Resource Type: Business Collaboration
State: Alaska, Pacific Coast
Agency: Program Source:
Description: To craft meaningful solutions to problems such as discards, incidental catches, and impact on habitat. To inform state and local government officials of the contributions made by the H&G fleet to the economies of Alaska and the Pacific Northwest. Represents 6 trawl companies that fish for flatfish such as rock sole, yellowfin sole, flathead sole, Atka mackerel, and Pacific cod in the Bering Sea and Gulf of Alaska.