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Gulf of Alaska cod losing sustainability certification label

Mar. 7, 2020 12:10 PM EST

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Shoppers will no longer see a blue-sticker label on Gulf of Alaska cod after its sustainability certification is suspended starting in April. The label designates which fish are sustainably caught. Alaska's Energy Desk reported Friday that the Marine Stewardship Council, which sets...

Navy taking public comment on Gulf of Alaska exercises

Feb. 21, 2020 12:26 PM EST

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Navy will collect public comment about its proposal for permits to again use the Gulf of Alaska for training exercises, a spokeswoman said. “Any time the Navy wants to do any sort of action, they have to go through an Environmental Impact Statement,” said...