On the Rebound: Prince William Sound Commercial Pot Shrimp Fishery
By Katie Sechrist
This article is pertains to not only the commercial spot prawn industry in the Prince William Sound (PWS), but also the sport, subsistence, and recreational fishing of the species. It also encompasses information regarding their habitat, breeding, and life cycles. The industry experienced a boom and bust cycle, closing for eighteen years and finally reopening under specific management in 2010.