Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Troopers cite Sitka herring seiner

From the Alaska State Troopers:

Location: Sitka
Type: Commercial fish closed period
On 4/5/21 Alaska Wildlife Troopers observed the F/V Little Lady set a commercial herring seine in waters not opened by emergency order to commercial fishing. Operator and permit holder Daniel F. Castle, 58, of Ketchikan, was cited for the offense. No fish were retained in the set. Arraignment set in Sitka District Court.