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Alaska Editorial: Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...a relatively new group formed by several members of another prominent sportfishing advocacy group - the Kenai River Sportfishing Association.It would allow voters to decide at the ballot box whether to ban setnets - rather than allowing the state's...
Fishermen focus on how ADFG sets and achieves escapement goals fishery. That was proposed by the Kenai River Sportfishing Association, or KRSA.The sustainable escapement...public have again asked for changes.The Kenai River Sportfishing Association is asking the board to revise the goal...
Groups file opposition to proposed setnet ban

...fishermen, and has not taken the anti-commercial outlook represented by the AFCA, which is backed by Kenai River Sportfishing Association founder Bob Penney.The KAFC letter to Treadwell counters many of the claims made by the Alaska Fisheries...
Fish Board considers Cook Inlet proposals

...spawning beds.""The biggest elephant in the room is habitat concerns in the Kenai River," he said.The Kenai River Sportfishing Association is proposing "paired restrictions." If guides and anglers had to cut their catch, so would other fish...
Kenai king salmon conservation measures passed

...citing the 10-year decline of king salmon on the Kenai River," according to a news release from the Kenai River Sportfishing Association.According to the release, the new regulations include: paired restrictions for all user groups; commercial...
Local | Outdoors
Fish Board approves Kenai king salmon plan

...entering into some kind of uncharted territory in the returns," said Ricky Gease, executive director of the Kenai River Sportfishing Association. "There's no guarantee - look at the Yukon, that's not returned - there's no guarantee of future...
Management challenge: 'Fish wars' escalate as king productivity ebbs

...lobbying effort by the Kenai River Sportfishing Association that swayed several...General alleging that Kenai River Sportfishing Association, or KRSA, had unlawfully...escapement goal by the Kenai River Sportfishing Association, which included that...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: UCIDA attacking personal use and sportfishing

...commercial fisheries. Instead, UCIDA proposes to have it all.? Kevin Delaney is a former Alaska Department of Fish and Game Sport Fish Director and is currently a fisheries consultant for the Kenai River Sportfishing Association.
Kings may drive news, but sockeyes drive Inlet economy

...A 2008 study by the Kenai River Sportfishing Association estimated that recreational...king salmon fishery, Kenai River Sportfishing Association Executive Director...unclear. Gease of the Kenai River Sportfishing Association said despite the inability...
Sportfish reps, NMFS agree one-fish limit isn't on table

...sportfishing representatives said that the one-fish bag limit is likely not on the horizon in Southcentral.Kenai River Sportfishing Association Executive Director Ricky Gease said changes to the current management measures are something he's expecting...


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