Does Diesel Have a Future in the Fishing Industry?
New Alaska Sea Grant SEAgram available as free download
Diesel fuel has powered the world’s commercial fishing vessels for much of the past century, but as fuel prices continue to climb, alternatives are looking more promising. Greg Fisk, a fishing industry consultant based in Juneau, Alaska, takes on the pros and cons of fishing vessel propulsion alternatives in a new SEAgram information bulletin published by Alaska Sea Grant. The SEAgram is available as a free PDF download from the Alaska Sea Grant bookstore at http://www.alaskaseagrant.org
The Alaska Sea Grant College Program is a marine research, education, and extension service headquartered at the University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences.