February 2, 2012 | Vol. 39, No. 5

A look at the drop in halibut catch numbers

As expected there will be less halibut available for fishermen to catch this year – an 18% drop to 33 million pounds, to be split among fisheries along the west coast, British Columbia and Alaska. That follows a 19% cut to the catch last year.

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