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Fishers' regulatory ideas sought by halibut rule makers

Halibut fishers are encouraged to submit ideas for 2013 regulatory changes or management...Victoria B.C. The commission plans to post a meting schedule in December.Fishers should also soon be able to comment on an IPHC summary of stock assessment...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-03/fishers-regulatory-ideas-sought-halibut
Local
Alaska Fly Fishers club plans to leap into merchandising

...fund-raising opportunities, the Alaska Fly Fishers club noted the lingering ripples of...merchandise adorned with the Alaska Fly Fishers logo coming soon to a fishing shop near you. The Anchorage-based Fly Fishers have dabbled in merchandise for decades...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022904/out_akflyfish.shtml
Outdoors
Calif. fishers say quota system is all wet

...and calling for changes. Commercial fishers, industry experts and government officials...then splits shares among individual fishers and companies. It's meant to prevent overfishing while allowing fishers to earn a living.Early reports show...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-23/calif-fishers-say-quota-system-all-wet
State
Bill would allow fish, game donations to food programs

JUNEAU - Hunters and fishers would be able to donate lawfully taken fish, game and aquatic plants to food service programs in Alaska under legislation proposed...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-02/bill-would-allow-fish-game-donations-fo
State
Cul-de-sac eyed for roadside fishers

...while catch rates will still be high, fishers at the new location will be less likely...in past community surveys. Interested fishers have contacted the committee directly...would be involved for the CBJ to allow fishers on the site."We needed more information...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-03-27/cul-de-sac-eyed-roadside-fishers
Local
Juneau Empire Online Business Spotlight: Fishers fear halibut farms 6/30/98

...for the restaurant to deal with,'' Crow said. ``We're finding that even for our salmon, everybody is so used to the farmed fish they don't really know what to do with the larger king salmon.'' Fishers fear halibut farms

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/063098/halibut.html
Legislature confirms fish board incumbents

...Alaska's Board of Fisheries were unanimously confirmed after a Chugiak representative withdraw his objection to the two commercial fishers on the board.Rep. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak, said he objected to the confirmation of Sue Jeffrey, board member from Kodiak...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-18/legislature-confirms-fish-board-incumbe
State
As world mourns Paris, many in Mideast see double-standard

...our global leaders as they figure out what to do," said 33-year-old Jim Brown, a former U.S. Marine who lives in Fishers, Indiana. "That said, changing my avatar to the colors of the French flag is just an easy way for me to feel like I did...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-11-17/world-mourns-paris-many-mide
Nation and World
Six steps to successful fly fishing

...invited to join Trout Unlimited and local fly fishers for a six-station quick and easy look at...Attendees can learn the basics and meet the fly fishers who can guide them further in becoming a fly fisher. For more information, call Jon Lyman at...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-04-13/six-steps-successful-fly-fishing
Outdoors
2012 SE Chinook quota tops 250K

The Alaska Department of Fish & Game gave Southeast Alaska fishers of all gear types the green light on 266,800 Chinook salmon...Chinook fishery to sport, commercial troll and commercial net fishers.For more information on spot fish Chinook quota download...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-03-30/2012-se-chinook-quota-tops-250k
Local

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