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2016: Kodiak Seiner Heads South in Search of Anchovy

Huge Schools of Anchovy Found in Columbia Estuary (Copyright PMarsh) The 58′ combo-seiner FV Anthem was launched in 2012 at Hansen Boat Company in Everett,Wash., and is based in Kodiak, where it follows a predictable Alaskan schedule: purse-seining for salmon … Continue reading

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2012 – “Graveyard of the Pacific” Good for Tourism? by P.Marsh

 The end of November, 2014 brought the first big storm of winter, the first bar closure–and the annual “Graveyard of the Pacific Shipwreck Weekend” at Cape Disappointment. The weekend is billed as a “family-friendly” outing, but personally, I have begun … Continue reading

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