Want to eat? Compete? Watch a movie? Hear a lecture? Take your pick: the Sitka Seafood Festival includes a parade, dinners, contests, entertainment, highland games and more. Organizer Alicia Olson and chef/food writer Louisa Chu talk about the details. You can read the schedule here.
The Morning Interview
Sitka Seafood Festival has variety of events
Esther Kennedy is an Environmental Specialist with STA's Environmental Research Lab (STAERL). Just back from a phytoplankton class in Maine, she discusses the July/August massive plankton bloom in Sitka Sound -- both the harmless and the toxic. [audio mp3="http://kcaw-org.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/160825_KENNEDY.mp3"][/audio] more