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Board takes steps to aid Mat-Su salmon

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Board of Fisheries has responded to pleas from Matanuska-Susitna Borough officials and approved new rules for Cook Inlet commercial fishing that...
State | AK legislature
Fish Board approves Kenai king salmon plan

...salmon returning to Kenai Peninsula rivers unfairly target commercial fishermen, they said Wednesday after the Alaska Board of Fisheries approved the measures.Jim Butler, a commercial set-net fisherman and a representative of the Kenai Peninsula...
Kenai king salmon conservation measures passed

The Alaska Board of Fisheries adopted Wednesday at its Anchorage meeting a set of methods to manage the Cook Inlet fishery and conserve the Kenai king salmon...
Local | Outdoors
Fish Board considers Cook Inlet proposals

...divided over the allocation of diminishing Kenai Peninsula king salmon returns will take their concerns to the Alaska Board of Fisheries, which began two weeks of meetings Friday.Anglers want restrictions on commercial fishing to protect the livelihood...
My Turn: UCIDA attacking personal use and sportfishing

...attack on personal use and sportfishing in Cook Inlet through a series of nearly 50 proposals submitted to the Alaska Board of Fisheries. The BOF will meet to deliberate these proposals and others in Anchorage Jan. 31 through Feb. 13, 2014...
Sitka Fish and Game Advisory Committee meeting scheduled

...committees are local groups that meet to discuss fishing and wildlife issues and to provide recommendations to Alaska Board of Fisheries and Alaska Board of Game. All meetings are open to the public. Advisory Committees are intended to provide...
Groups file opposition to proposed setnet ban

...period," Connors wrote. "It places no limitation whatsoever on the discretion of the Alaska Legislature or the Alaska Board of Fisheries to allocate fish among competing users. Allocation continues to be the domain of those two governing bodies...
Alaska Board of Fisheries to meet in October

The Alaska Board of Fisheries (board) will meet Oct. 18-22 at the Hilton Hotel, 500 W. Third Avenue, in Achorage, according to a release Thursday...
Creel surveys start up again for 2013

...through ADF&G angler interview and dockside sampling programs. Southeast Alaska management plans adopted by the Alaska Board of Fisheries require length and sex information for lingcod, length information for non-pelagic rockfish, and identification...
Outdoor perspective: Kenai River kings: strong or suffering?

...organization credit for leading the successful charge to block the legislative confirmation of Vince Webster to the Alaska Board of Fisheries. In a swift and organized character assassination, KRSA spread false and misleading information vilifying Mr...


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