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More than half of harvest limit fished from Sitka waters


David Clark / Submitted Photo

Petersburg seiner F/V Island Pride ties up to the tender F/V Lady Kate to get pumped.

Fisherman fishing the Sitka Sound Herring Sac Roe fishery harvested more than half of its guideline harvest limit this past week.

As of March 23, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, 9,858 tons of herring have been pulled out of t...

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