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Board director resigns over appointment

...has been turbulent since January, when Walker appointed former United Cook Inlet Drift Association Executive Director Roland Maw without her consultation. Following the subsequent withdrawal by Maw on Feb. 20 after criminal charges were filed against...
State | AK legislature
Legislature confirms most of Walker's picks

...Johnstone represented sport fishing interests.Walker had nominated Ruffner to the position following the withdrawal of Roland Maw for consideration. Maw, who is currently being charged with criminal license violations in Montana, faced similar...
State | AK legislature
Gov forces House's hand after canceled confirmation vote

...groups, said Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage.Others, including Board of Fisheries appointee Roland Maw, have also dropped out of the running amid controversy.Gardner addressed Richards' appointment in a Wednesday morning...
State | AK legislature
F&G rejects three commissioner applicants

...considered - and rejected unanimously - applicants Matt Moore and Zachery Hill. When candidate and Kenai Peninsula resident Roland Maw's name came up, the boards were split.Several members of the Board of Game supported Maw's name for further consideration...
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda

...year's challenging set of meetings. Walker quickly accepted my offer. Shortly after the call, the governor appointed Roland Maw to replace me. The reason expressed by the governor for not reappointing me was his dissatisfaction with the board when...
My Turn: Alaska Department of Fish and Game, politics or science?

...well-qualified from the perspective of pragmatic experience in fisheries, the same is also true of another candidate: Roland Maw. Furthermore, Maw has far stronger qualifications as a scientist and resource manager in both fisheries and wildlife...
Cotten favorite for Fish and Game Commissioner

...candidates for the position, Cotten and Kenai fisherman Roland Maw drew the most support. Of the more than 50 people...wildlife, including predator-prey relations, it is Dr. Roland Maw."Board of Game members weighed in to support Maw for...
Former fish board nominee charged with wildlife violations in Montana

...A former nominee to the Alaska Board of Fisheries has been charged with misdemeanor wildlife violations in Montana.Roland Maw, a Kasilof commercial fisherman, has been charged with seven counts related to purchasing resident sporting licenses...
BOF head Johnstone resigns

...and a longtime Cook Inlet commercial fisheries advocate has been nominated to replace him.Gov. Bill Walker named Roland Maw, of Kasilof, to the fish board after calling Johnstone to express his disappointment with the board's lack of public...
Science, not politics needed at the Dep't of Fish and Game

...before him a chance to choose someone to lead this effort in a science and biological approach, not political. Dr. Roland Maw has spent his entire life in the field of wildlife, habitat, and fisheries management with special efforts on sustained...


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