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Salmon filets. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fisherman Excited For Rebounding Salmon Season

After years of watching their industry collapse, Bay Area commercial fishermen are saying this salmon season is rebounding to near record levels.

05/02/2012

Salmon filets. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fishermen Report Strong Start To Salmon Season

There’s nothing fishy about it – the reports from sport salmon fishermen are positive after the Easter holiday weekend, which also marked the opening weekend of the 2012 fishing season.

04/09/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Thing About Spring?

03/19/2012

A fishing boat makes its way through the harbor near pier 45  in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Salmon Numbers Give North Coast Fishermen Hope

North Coast fishermen are optimistic that they’ll emerge from the tough economic times they experienced during the last few years now that salmon projections have come back very positive.

02/29/2012

Coast Guard

Man Airlifted From Farallones During Fishing Trip

A 65-year-old man was airlifted from a chartered fishing boat near the Farallon Islands Wednesday afternoon, Coast Guard officials said.

CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011

Salmon in a bin (AP)

Fishermen Report Slow Start To California Salmon Season

Northern California anglers are still hoping to see boatloads of fish in coming days as the first full-fledged commercial salmon season in three years got off to a slow start.

CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011

Salmon in a bin (AP)

California Salmon Fishermen Gear Up For Strong Season

California’s commercial salmon fishermen will benefit from the first full season in years after federal fisheries regulators estimated a healthy Chinook salmon run this fall.

CBS San Francisco–04/14/2011

Salmon in a bin (AP)

Bay Area Salmon Fishermen Excited Over Full Season

This could be California’s first full salmon fishing season in five years, after new projections from the State Department of Fish and Game show a tripling of the salmon population.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/02/2011

Wild Salmon.

Summit Focuses On Saving California Salmon Industry

Members of Congress and fishermen grilled federal and state officials on Saturday about efforts to restore California’s once-abundant salmon runs.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/04/2010

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Good Question: How Is Bay Area Crab Fishing Different Than Alaska?

Most of us know a little about crab fishing, even if it’s from just watching "Deadliest Catch." Paul asked this Good Question: Why are Bay Area crab pots different from the ones they use in Alaska?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/18/2010

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