Fishing Captain Sentenced for Unlawful Discharge of Pollutant After Reality TV Cameras Capture Video
In June 2017, Brannon Finney, captain of the F/V Alaskan Girl, was off the coast of Alaska with her crew filming for a possible cable TV reality show. That footage captured the crew unlawfully discharging pollutant into Sumner Strait. Now Finney has been ordered to pay up.
According to a news release from the Department of Justice, in June 2017 Finney and her crew were in route from Wrangell to Petersburg, Alaska with four bags that contained approximately 4,000 pounds of sandblast waste...
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