UCIDA pres.: Maw doesn't oppose state-managed fisheries

Recent Board of Fisheries appointee Roland Maw's relationship with the state government has been mischaracterized, according to the president of the fisheries organization where Maw served as executive director.
State | AK legislature
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Assault ? At 5:53 a.m.
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda

...did not interview and then submit Maw's name to him as being qualified to serve as the commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Walker appointed Sam Cotten as acting commissioner in November, right after he asked the sitting...
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

Bill Walker and Byron Mallott ran on a unity ticket. They argued that it's high time to quit letting major political parties fragment our statewide community as each battles to dominate the others.
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...disappointment with the board's lack of public process during a recent meeting to vet candidates for commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, according to documents released by Walker's administration.Johnstone's resignation is effective...
Alaska officials investigate bite from illegal wolf hybrid

...Attorney General Carole Holley said. The animals were being held there as evidence in a court case.In 2002, an Alaska Department of Fish and Game regulation made it unlawful to possess or sell a wolf hybrid without a permit issued by the state...
Legislators file first round of bills

Juneau Rep. Sam Kito III and other members of the House Democratic minority caucus have reintroduced a bill that would create a statewide, voluntary pre-kindergarten program. Reps.
Local | AK legislature
2015 Fireside lectures begin today

...glaciers and storms, as well as possible solutions.The last lecture for the month of February will feature Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Anthony Crupi talk about the Chilkoot River's brown bears. On Feb. 27, the University...
Off the Beaten Path: Not just a pretty pelt: marten in Southeast Alaska (Mustelidae) with a pelt too luxurious for its own good, is Alaska's most sought furbearer. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game estimates marten generate between $1 and $2 million in revenue annually.On a recent trudge up into...
Fireside Lectures begin Friday

...look at new solutions to the changes that are shrinking our glaciers and creating unusual storms. Feb. 20: Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Anthony Crupi will discuss large brown bears foraging for salmon in Haines' Chilkoot River...


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