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Updated: Panel looks at 2nd priority for urban subsistence users

...priority, there would be sub-categories of that priority." Dick Bishop of Fairbanks, vice president of the Alaska Outdoors Council, a 12,000-member organization, hailed Wednesday's committee discussions as a breakthrough. But he said...
Wolf kill is only the beginning

...bears, kill so we may have more to kill in turn. Sound off on the important issues at These groups, chiefly the Alaska Outdoors Council, say they don't want wolves wiped out, yet every time a wildlife issue arises their response is just that...
Rural priority: It's back

...further progress on that issue." Critics weren't mollified, however. Carl Rosier of Juneau, president of the Alaska Outdoors Council, said that Knowles stacked the summit with religious leaders and social activists who obviously were sympathetic...
Game management sold out to 'extremists'

...Lisa Murkowski, then then-Gov. Sarah Palin and now Gov. Sean Parnell sold us out to the extremists of the Alaska Outdoors Council and the Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife. The Board of Game doesn't exist any longer to serve a broad range...
Protect the initiative process

...precedes an election. Legislation backers like Pete Buist of the Alaska Trappers Association and Dick Bishop of the Alaska Outdoors Council argue that recent anti-trapping and anti-hunting initiatives have been bankrolled by Outside interests that...
Landless Natives want historical homelands

...addresses the land claims issues. Our efforts have been opposed by hunting and fishing interest groups, like the Alaska Outdoors Council, the Alaska Professional Hunters Association, the Alaska Wilderness League, Southeast Alaska Conservation Council...
Hunter cited for shooting bear near Sterling Highway

...participates in hunting to be respectful of other people's values," he said. Rod Arno, executive director of the Alaska Outdoors Council, a statewide sportsmen's group, said it's unfortunate that the wildlife watchers had to witness the shooting...
Wolves a vital part of a healthy Alaska the past eight years under Governors Frank Murkowski, Sarah Palin and now Sean Parnell - a game farm of the Alaska Outdoors Council and its trophy hunters. What a contrast! Within Denali National Park, airplanes do not gun down wolves. Snares...
Legislative session runs aground

...for subsistence." Ward's amendment is "a fair start," said Carl Rosier of Juneau, an official with the Alaska Outdoors Council and Territorial Sportsmen. But reform must proceed simultaneously at the federal level, said Rosier, a former...
Bear baiting prop sparks debate over what's a fair chase

...Alaskans for Professional Wildlife Management and the Alaska Outdoors Council are fighting the proposed ban. Congressman Jennifer Yuhas, executive director of the Alaska Outdoors Council, said that the main reason she opposes the ballot...


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