Alaska Longline Fishermen’s Association Crew Training Program Seeking Applicants
The Alaska Longline Fishermen’s Association (ALFA) is seeking applicants for their 2022 Crew Training Program.
With the average Alaska fisherman’s age being over 50, the Crew Training Program was created to provide young people with an opportunity to not only gain experience, but also an understanding of commercial fishing and the importance to coastal communities.
“With support from numerous funders, we have been fortunate to expand the program to include more boats, crew and communities,” said ALFA Executive Director Lina Behnken. “Our goal is to provide young people with a safe...
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