AFDF’s RFP for $100 K in Salmon Grant Funding

AFDF’s Board of Directors chose 4 of the 6 proposals submitted for funding, and project approval notices have gone out to: 1) Copper River/Prince William Sound Marketing Association for a Salmon Industry Education & Awareness Campaign; 2) Port of Juneau for planning for a Direct Marketing facility for the Juneau Harbor; 3) Kodiak Chamber of Commerce for a “Kodiak Sustainable” campaign to raise awareness of the renewable energy source, the Pillar Mountain Wind Farm, being used to process salmon in Kodiak; and 4) Aleutia LLC for some insulated quarter totes for icing and bleeding of fish to increase quality in the small skiff setnet fishery in the Sand Point area.