From seafood landings to onlines sales and more, NOAA has taken a close look at how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted commercial fishing and related industries in 2020.
Whether it is a Midwater Trawlers Cooperative announcement or press release or a link to news coverage on an issue of interest to our members or the communities we work in, look for notable news linked below. You can also find the most recent news on our Facebook page.
Fishing brings $346 million into Newport area economy
A comprehensive look at fishing’s place in Lincoln County’s economy reveals a growing impact on the area’s earned income through 2019. The...
MTC will highlight the work of members, thanks to two new grants!
MTC is pleased to announce our organization’s success in securing two grants for unrelated projects that will highlight the work of members.
Covid-19 Impacts on Commercial Fishing
As an organization, we continue to work with our members on testing methods, safety training, and other issues specific to the pandemic.
Alaska’s Commercial Fishing Facts Report Released
An annual report compiled by the United Fishermen of Alaska includes provides insights into commercial fishing and seafood processing in 2018.