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USCG Alert LED Light Interference

The USCG is receiving reports of radio frequency interference caused by LED lamps. Some ships have experienced degradation of VHF receivers, including AIS, caused by LED navigation lights. LED lighting installed need VHF antennas has also shown to compound the … Continue reading

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Petersburg Fishing Families Workshop

Marysia Szymkowiak from NOAA fisheries will be traveling to Petersburg to hold a work shop on September 17th from 5:30-7:30pm at the Scandia House Conference Room. The Alaska Fisheries Science Center is holding a workshop to discuss the interactions of … Continue reading

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Guidelines for Navigating around Cruise Ships

The Southeast Alaska Pilot’s Association is distributing this flier on sharing waters with large vessels.

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Platypus Marine BBQ

Platypus Marine will hold their annual ‘Captains and Crews BBQ’ in Petersburg on Wednesday, June 6th at 5pm at the SONs. The event will be catered by Liv and Heidi’s Kjokken & Kito’s Kave. Please view the flier here.

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Pubic Outreach meeting on IFQ Program Amendments

In Kodiak during the NPFMC meeting a public outreach session will be held concurrent with the June meeting. The session will be Tuesday, June 5, from 5 pm-6:30 pm in the Pavilion Room, and will provide an open forum for stakeholders to give insight … Continue reading

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April NPFMC Newsletter

The April NPFMC Newsletter is out.   In April the NP Council took final action and created an annual renewal process for chart halibut permits (CHPs). The is meant to provide the Council with more information on the CHP program … Continue reading

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Blessing of the Fleet

SUNDAY APRIL 22nd, 2018 AT 2:00PM Followed by coffee and cookies at the Sons of Norway Please join the Petersburg Community as we ask blessings upon our labor, our boats, and our gear and as we remember and honor our … Continue reading

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