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Cannery workers take a break on the dock during the busiest part of the salmon season in Petersburg on Mitkof Island. Hundreds of seasonal employees--some students trying to earn some quick money.
Economists estimate the commercial seafood industry contributes $5.8 billion and 78,500 jobs to the Alaskan economy.
- MELISSA FARLOW
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- Tongass_National Geographic magazine_7/2007