This year, they took the plunge and reconfigured the boat to pot fish for Black Cod. It was a lot of work. Rich came home exhausted but hopeful. Although there is a bit of a learning curve, Rich could definitely see some benefits.
Did you know that omega-3's can help with depression, including Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)? Yep! Studies have shown that omega-3s appear to help maintain healthy levels of the brain chemicals dopamine and serotonin.
It costs money to support the river systems, and this money comes from the wild salmon economy. By promoting and eating wild salmon, we are giving value to the salmon. When we value the salmon, we protect the streams and rivers for their return.
It took a lot of guts to even ask and I was thoroughly prepared to be instantly rebuffed. After all, skipper Otto Jangaard was known as one of the best ever and the idea of an unknown deckhand operating his vessel would be considered extremely presumptuous if not completely ridiculous.
I’m so excited about Sena Sea and our mission, that I am up late writing up a storm for you. You see, for me Sena Sea is beyond my dream job. It is about everything in my life working together and coming full circle.