On May 18, Vyborg Shipyard and Atlantrybflot and LKT Company (part of FOR Group) signed contracts for construction of two fishing trawlers designated ST-116XL-FOR.
Edited by Michel Balard
This is the second of four volumes in this brilliant series conceived, promoted and jointly published ..
For sheer numbers and intensity, it would be hard to imagine anything more driven than Alaska’s annual Bristol Bay sockeye fishery. Rory Pitsch, one of the owners of ..
Construction of a new series of new generation fishing processing trawlers has begun at Vyborg Shipyard. The laying ceremony for the first section of the prototype ship ..
Tom Aliotti’s new Bristol Bay gillnetter Mariola did 36 knots on sea trials. Asked the secret of getting that speed, he replied, “I’m not going to ..
Of all conflicts between advocates of sustainable use of wildlife and advocates of animal rights, none has been more enduring than the sealing issue. For more than 50 ..
Author: Tim Pankhurst
This is a long and turbulent history of a very valuable fishery. New Zealand’s orange roughy boom was akin to a gold ..
Two meetings of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) will always be memorable to me because of the lessons they ..