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Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...stock can be harvested without doing harm to the stock, said Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife's Salmon Policy Coordinator Pat Pattillo. State and tribal governments divvy up the harvestable amounts of each king salmon between themselves...
Northwest Digest

Murkowski hires ocean policy coordinator JUNEAU - Gov. Frank Murkowski has hired a federal ecosystem-based management as the state's new Ocean Policy Coordinator. Heather Brandon, currently a marine policy analyst at...
Governor creates ocean-policy position position in state government Friday - an ocean policy coordinator - to protect Alaska's interests when marine species. Murkowski said the ocean policy coordinator will track the planned reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens...
Alaska Public Health Association honors Wilbur Brown Jr.

SITKA - SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Tobacco Policy Coordinator Wilbur Brown Jr. will be honored with the Alaska Health Achievement Award during the Alaska Public Health Association's Award...
Lands bill hits boiling point in Legislature

...I'd ask that this bill be slowed down," said Kathie Wasserman, the league's Juneau-based program and policy coordinator. Wasserman also requested that public-participation measures previously required by the state when it donates...
Haines survey shows support for smoke-free environment

...the positive effects of businesses being smoke-free they support the ordinance," said Amanda Roberts, tobacco policy coordinator for SEARHC. "When businesses go smoke-free people breathe easier, their clothes don't smell like smoke and...
Legislature to change name of Parnell scholarship program, again "They had some trademark issues which we apparently were infringing on," said Eddy Jeans, education policy coordinator for the Department of Education and Early Development. The Parnell administration is now proposing the name be...
Pelican mayor resigns for Municipal League job

...A town needs a change as well, after awhile." Wasserman will leave the community for a job as a program and policy coordinator for the Alaska Municipal League, an organization representing towns and cities throughout the state. For the last...
Great American Smokeout is Nov. 15

...more information about the Great American Smokeout and the Sitka Tobacco Quit Program, please call SEARHC Tobacco Policy Coordinator Amanda Roberts at 966-8745. To learn about the SEARHC Tobacco Program, contact Ramon Quevedo in Sitka at 966-8721...
Legislature may return home empty-handed

...If we don't get the A list, then we're not going to get the B list." Kattaryna Stiles, tobacco policy coordinator for the Alaska Native Health Board, called the decision an extraordinary letdown for the state and that the tax...


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