Set the Net

Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

Yesterday the first delivery of longline halibut hit our city dock, Bronson began tearing apart the Hynautic’s to replace their gaskets, and I hung net. My friend Sarah Grace is a freelance photographer who is working a project documenting net work by residents here in Dillingham this spring. Her recent Instagram post of a local elder …

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It is no secret around Set the Net that salmon plays an integral role in our livelihood. We eat Bristol Bay wild Alaskan salmon 8-12 times a week from dinners, to snack-times, breakfasts, and in lunch boxes. Salmon was both of our daughter’s first food. But it’s not just the eating of the salmon that …

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