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Les Palmer: In praise of drift boats

...the early 1980s. Their numbers increased after the Board of Fisheries banned fishing from powered boats on the Kenai on...Thursdays. Proposals have been submitted to the Board of Fisheries to do just this, but too many guides have opposed...
Jeffrey, Jensen, Morisky Board of Fisheries appointments confirmed

Three incumbent members of Alaska's Board of Fisheries were unanimously confirmed, after a Chugiak the administration." Jensen has been on the Board of Fisheries since 2003, Jeffrey since 2011 and Morisky since...
House Fisheries Committee hears from fish board nominees

...hearing on Gov. Sean Parnell's appointees to the Board of Fisheries today, and public testimony on the incumbents was...and is considered a sport representative.Current Board of Fisheries chair Karl Johnstone supported all three incumbents...
Les Palmer: Fish board politics

...Legislators might do to the Alaska Board of Fisheries. This 7-member board for criticism.The Alaska Board of Fisheries regulation-making process...Fisheries.The governor appoints Board of Fisheries members, and these appointments...
Setnet petition fails

...was failed unanimously by Alaska's seven-member Board of Fisheries. During a Thursday hearing on the emergency petition...periods for fish or game via emergency order. The Board of Fisheries cannot adopt a regulation that would limit the power...
Governor announces Board of Fisheries, Game appointees

...incumbent members of Alaska's Board of Fisheries and Board of Game have been...made. State statute governing Board of Fisheries and Game - Sec. 16.05.221...2013 during the last round of Board of Fisheries confirmation hearings -though...
Board of Fisheries to hear Cook Inlet setnet emergency petition's notice, the Alaska Board of Fisheries has scheduled a meeting to discuss...SOKI petition requests that the Board of Fisheries amend the language in those...SOKI members do not believe the Board of Fisheries members included a clear justification...
Legislative Information Office hearing schedule April 1-4

...a.m.The House Special Committee on Fisheries will sponsor a public hearing to discuss Confirmation Hearings: Board of Fisheries and Fisherman's Fund Advisory and Appeals Council. Testimony will be taken.Tuesday 3:30 p.m.The Senate...
Fish board to take up setnet petition

The Alaska Board of Fisheries will consider one of three recently submitted emergency petitions...SOKI petition concerning the gear requirement was denied."The Board of Fisheries considered the emergency petition and found that it does not meet...
Senate Resources hears final day of Upper Cook Inlet fish testimony

...Swanton said. "I think the (Board of Fisheries) actually instructed a couple...worked closely with the state's Board of Fisheries to generate management plans...Giessel said. "We appoint Board of Fisheries members and we confirm them...


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