Bering Sea Gold
The daring gold dredgers of the Bering Sea return to put their lives on the line as they bid to find the elusive gold on the ocean floor. But an influx of new miners, a flood of new regulations, fierce conditions and a tragic death will make it an unforgettable summer.
After failing to prove his worth last season, Shawn Pomrenke is out to prove to his father, Steve, that he is ready to take over the Christine Rose, and more importantly, that he has matured as a man.
Zeke Tenhoff is abandoning his dysfunctional Clark to rent The Edge, a bigger and more powerful dredge. However, going big means greater responsibilities and having to work harder to fork out more money to pay the dredge owners, that is if he can find enough gold.
On the Wild Ranger, Vernon Adkison is back for good and determined to make it big with a plan to invest US$500,000 on a small armada - the Wild Ranger, four other dredges, a tug boat and several skiffs. Despite firing Steve Riedel twice last year, Vernon is bringing him back as his relief captain and diver. With an ambitious new strategy in place, will Vernon be able to break even?
After a fiasco of a first season with the Wild Ranger, Scott Meisterheim is back to prove his competence. With a US$150,000 loan from some “bad people”, Scott designs and builds a dredge of his own - The Anchor Management, a slick and shiny rig chock-a-block full of high-tech gadgets. Will he make enough to pay back his loan on time?