At the end of the audio, the commentator fumbles all over the idea of the E-Stop. Here’s a video of the device in action. My opinion is that its a little too touchy. Check out the article, here.
This week: big cuts for halibut longliners; a new poll suggests a majority of Alaskans are against the proposed Pebble Mine; a fisherman in Dutch Harbor goes missing under mysterious circumstances; a study is underway to help reduce work-related injuries on vessels; also, a fight is looming between state and federal agencies after the feds shift boundaries demarking jurisdiction at the three-nautical mile line.