PORPOISE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PORPOISE
    • Operator : HIGHLAND LIGHT SEAFOODS, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : General Cargo Freighter
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 250
  • Location
    • City : NAKNEK
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 74
    • Full Load Capacity : 100 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 76.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 80 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 41 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1946
    • EQUIP1 : SWING BOOMS
    • Coast Guard Number : 249376

HIGHLAND LIGHT SEAFOODS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : RIVERS AND BAYS CENTRAL TO BRISTOL BAY, AK
  • Principal Commodity : FRESH SALMON

BEAVER

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Wood

PENGUIN

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Wood

WALRUS

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Wood

News

Mexico: New Fishing Regulation Endanger Near-extinct Porpoise Species

Mexico: New Fishing Regulation Endanger Near-extinct Porpoise Species

The Mexican government’s decision to loosen its policy of keeping a fishing-free zone around a protected area in the Gulf of California region was a “setback” to keeping alive a near-extinct porpoise species, a conservation group said on Thursday.There are thought to be only between six and 20 vaquita porpoises left and the species is on the brink of extinction as more die each year in fishing

Smartphone App Aims to Help Commercial Fishing Reduce Bycatch

Smartphone App Aims to Help Commercial Fishing Reduce Bycatch

A new smartphone app created in the U.K. enables the fishing industry to report accidental wildlife catch (bycatch) alongside standard catch reporting and will help to record bycatch of important marine species such as dolphins and porpoises, seals, seabirds, sharks, skates and rays.