Alaska’s facing the ‘graying of the fleet,’ but some determined young fishermen are bucking the trend – Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Dispatch NewsAlaska’s facing the ‘graying of the fleet,’ but some determined young fishermen are bucking the trendAlaska Dispatch NewsIn April, you’ll find Luke Smith on the frozen expanse of Norton Sound, fishing for red king crab through holes in the ice. The 31-year-old father fishes year-round, from early spring crab fishing by snowmachine to running his own boat in the Norton …High costs discourage young Alaskans from commercial fishingDubuque Telegraph Heraldall 2 news articles …read more

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