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Mammoth scope of shutdown revealed

...operating weirs and counting operations would be recalled.The sport fishing division, hunting enforcement and limited entry commission would all continue operating. Department of Health and Social ServicesOperations would continue as normal.Department...
State | AK legislature
Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot

...affect the commercial setnet fishery in Upper Cook Inlet. According to information from the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission, there are about 734 active Cook Inlet setnet permits in 2015.The group has until mid-August to file the approximately...
Former fish board nominee charged with wildlife violations in Montana

...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, elk, deer, migratory...
My Turn: Preserve the Permanent Fund amid cuts

...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.
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...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 injury leave for...
State | AK legislature
Senate panel advances fish commission nominees

...Committee on Monday held a confirmation hearing for Gov. Bill Walker's appointees to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission.Juneau's Benjamin Brown has already served one four-year term on the commission and is up for reappointment...
Fish Factor: Frankenfish labeling advances in Congress

...another thing," explained Kurt Iverson, the Research and Planning project leader at the state Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission.Likewise, there is an important distinction between fishery poundage and values. Some are high volume with relatively...
Fisherman returns to the water after 10-year hiatus

...with his sons. The fishing industry isn't what it used to be, however. According to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission, last year Cook Inlet fishermen averaged a gross pay of $13,053. That's a little more than 10 percent of the...
My turn: Fleet exodus not 'anecdotal' and skyrocketing fees as "anecdotal." What is not anecdotal is that, according to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission's Web site, Juneau lost 43 commercial fishing permit holders from 2003 to 2005 - a decline of about 8 percent...
State Briefs

...Capersen, 18. The men were charged with fishing in closed waters and commercial fishing without a commercial fishing entry commission permit. Troopers said the men were commercial long-lining from Bethel's boat Ramming Speed in Carroll Inlet...


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