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Fish board remains to be filled Fairbanks trapper Allen Barrette has also submitted his name. Barrette was narrowly rejected from Alaska Board of Game appointment by the legislature in 2010 after having received a nomination by then-Gov. Sean Parnell. Robert...
Voices of Alaska: Many contribute to wood bison project

...advisory committees, regional advisory councils, village corporations, and sportsmen's organizations. The Alaska Board of Game and the Federal Subsistence Board endorsed the management plan. Boy Scouts, Challenge Alaska, Salmonberry Tours...
Game board spikes Kenai Peninsula trapping restrictions

...could have virtually eliminated trapping in certain areas of the central Kenai Peninsula, trappers were told by the Alaska Board of Game to trap responsibly, but freely. On Wednesday, board members briefly discussed the proposals - which would have...
Game board lowers brown bear harvest cap

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Board of Game voted to give Kenai Peninsula brown bears a bit more protection by lowering the cap on how many can be killed each year before...
Trapping, recreation collide in Cooper Landing

...and others who want to spend a few months in the winter trapping for fur and food. During the second day of the Alaska Board of Game meeting on game issues in the Southcentral Region of the state, the board heard testimony on two proposals would...
Hunters speak out against proposed refuge brown bear closure

...measure to ensure consistency with refuge mandates."More liberal hunting regulations were enacted in 2012 by the Alaska Board of Game and as a result 168 brown bears, including 42 adult sows, have been killed in the last three years, said refuge...
Governor Parnell tours Tesoro's new processing control room and signs bills

...the Snowshoe Gun Club where he signed a bill that encourages big game hunting with children. The bill allows the Alaska Board of Game to establish annual seasons when only youth ages 8-17 may take big game with their resident parents, grandparents...
Hunting, philanthropy, refinery bills signed

...fitting setting for the signing of SB 77, which encourages big game hunting with children. The bill allows for the Alaska Board of Game to establish annual seasons when only Alaska resident children between the ages of 8 and 17 can take big game when...
Brown bear hunting closure unnecessary, unprecedented

...Wildlife Refuge, inaccurately insinuating that the Alaska Board of Game and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game are mismanaging...needs of its residents. Ted Spraker is chair of the Alaska Board of Game. Doug Vincent-Lang is director of the Division...
Feds halt Skilak area hunting and trapping

...hunting and trapping the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge announced Friday. The closure is in response to a 2013 Alaska Board of Game meeting which opened the area to firearms hunting for wolf, coyote and lynx, according to a media release. The...


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