As Alaska fishing season set to begin, fearful communities and seafood industry try to prevent spread of coronavirus

Early next month, Trident Seafoods vessel-operations manager Tod Hall will bid his wife goodbye, then leave his Lakewood home for the start of a six-month season catching and processing fish off Washington and Alaska. 

Alaska trade group provides seafood industry updates on COVID-19 protocols, new benefits for fishermen

United Fishermen of Alaska has crafted a “one stop shop” for the latest fishing-related COVID-19 updates, including onboard checklists for fishing vessels and tenders, protocols for crews coming and going and more.