Humboldt Currents – Fall 2017

Casey AllenAlerts, Humboldt Currents

This issues’ cover photo is of Red Rider, handling his albacore by himself. Steve Haynes is known for fishing alone and helping everyone else find and catch fish over the VHF radio. His proper speech and eloquent tone make him …

Halibut Interim Meeting for 2017

Tom MarkingAlerts, Halibut

IPHC Interim Halibut Meeting:  The International Pacific Halibut Commission had their interim meeting on November 28 and 29 that gives the “state of the fishery” and the results of the summer survey.  It also sets up the agenda for the …

Marine Resource Education Program – MREP

Casey AllenAlerts, Education

The acronym MREP (pronounced M-Rep) is rather clever as this program basically trains attendees to be better marine representatives. The two, three-day workshops cover all aspects of fisheries management and begins with a comprehensive look at fisheries science. It includes …

Groundfish Wrap-up for 2017

Tom MarkingAlerts, Groundfish

Fish are always on my mind…but since we are only a few days away from Thanksgiving, so is turkey and family.  Hopefully, we can all enjoy the holiday with the family and relatives without too much political dissention and arguing.  …

2017 Trinidad Pier Youth Fishing Derby

Ken JonesAlerts, Education

Although chilly the previous afternoon, Sunday, September 17, 2017 turned out to be a beautiful day at Trinidad, the small town located on California’s scenic redwood-forested, northwest coast just 24 miles north of Eureka. It was a perfect day to …

President’s Message Fall 2017

Scott McBainAlerts, President's Message

This time of year is always a hard one for me. Loss of daylight, beginning of the cold wet season, nostalgia for summer fishing opportunities. However, it is also the beginning of the new year that will provide more opportunities …