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Pinks predicted to carry season, again salmon harvest since commercial fisheries began in Southeast Alaska...Management Biologist for commercial fisheries Dave Harris said the Taku' biologist for commercial fisheries, said chinook predictions...
Former fish board nominee charged with wildlife violations in Montana

...Canada from 1983 to 1997.In 1998, he is listed as both a resident and a nonresident of Alaska, according to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission database.In Montana, a sporting license is good for an array of animals, including fish...
My Turn: Preserve the Permanent Fund amid cuts

...sources emerge.? Benjamin Brown is a lifelong Alaskan and attorney who lives in Juneau; he serves on the Alaska Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission and is chairman of the Alaska State Council on the Arts.
Lecture: Why are chinook declining?

...Southcentral Alaska. Southeast stocks have also seen decline in abundance and size, and both local sport and commercial fisheries have encountered reduced success or participation in their fisheries.The Territorial Sportsmen are hosting this...
Lawmakers advance bill prioritizing personal use fishing

...mostly in support of committee chair Bill Stoltze's bill to prioritize personal use fisheries over sport and commercial fisheries when there is a management concern. Subsistence would remain the highest use.The committee heard from residents...
State | AK legislature
Agency bans new commercial fisheries for forage fish

Federal fisheries managers on Tuesday unanimously adopted a West Coast ban on new commercial fisheries for forage fish, the little fish that big fish and seabirds depend on for food.The Pacific Fishery Management Council adopted...
My Turn: Time to empower and employ the next generation of Alaska fishermen

...holding strong with stable numbers of 10 and 21 permit holders respectively. The lack of young Alaskans entering commercial fisheries is compounded by another troubling trend, the rise in nonresident permit ownership in some fisheries. Together...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...collect per diem for days they're gone from the capital city during a legislative session. HB112Dissolves the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission and gives its work to the Department of Fish and Game. HB113A police officer or firefighter on...
State | AK legislature
Senate panel advances fish commission nominees

...board that regulates participation in Alaska's commercial fisheries.The Senate Resources Committee on Monday held...hearing for Gov. Bill Walker's appointees to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission.Juneau's Benjamin Brown has...
Halibut catch sees first increase in decade

...which must be 42 inches or smaller, or 80 inches or larger.Sport and charter halibut fishing opens Sunday. The commercial fishery will open March 14.The total coastwide halibut limit is 29.223 million pounds, up from 27.515 million pounds...
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