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Area M seiners sit out first opener of June fishery (re:subsistence chum A-Y-K)

English: False Pass, Alaska on Unimak Island, ...
English: False Pass, Alaska on Unimak Island, looking east across Isanotski Strait to the tip of the Alaska Peninsula. Below, left, is the city ferry and cargo dock and to the right is the old Peter Pan Seafoods salmon cannery. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Posted 06/06/2012
by - Cordova Times Staff

For the third year in a row, the Area M Seiners Association is voluntarily sitting out the first opener of the June sockeye salmon fishery.

That opener was scheduled to begin at 6 a.m. on June 7 and end at 10 p.m. on June 10.

Glen Gardner Jr., president of the association, said June 6 that the association’s 35 members in....