Industry

Stories from the KUCB Newsroom on the topic of business and industry. Also includes volunteer Frank Kelty's weekly fisheries update, the Unalaska Fisheries Report.

Pipa Escalante/KUCB

That smell by the s-curves -- that’s UniSea cleaning up its 30-year-old seafood waste pile. Vice President of corporate affairs -- Chris Plaisance says the company is taking action now because the Environmental Protection Agency has issued a consent decree -- ordering them to remove the legacy waste pile and disperse it six to seven miles out to sea.

He expects the dredging project to be completed by mid July. Then the outfall area will be left to settle. After two months, underwater survey equipment will be brought in to ensure the pile has been successfully removed

Unalaska Fisheries Report: 5/20/16

May 20, 2016

The fishing season continues to be in a lull. Frank recaps this week's numbers.

Unalaska Fisheries Report: 5/13/16

May 13, 2016

It's another slow week before the June 10 start of the pollock B season. Frank recaps this week's numbers.

Unalaska Fisheries Report: 5/6/16

May 6, 2016

A relatively slow season in the United States' top fishing port, Frank recaps this week's numbers.

Unalaska Fisheries Report, 4/22/16

Apr 22, 2016

Fisheries activities are winding down in our region, plus a touching tribute to Prince.

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