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Fun fishing versus tradition

...Kenai River Sportfishing Association, Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance, what's the difference? Bob Penney, Bob Penney, Bob Penney, Clark Penney. I got it! So it is sport and fun and the Kenai Classic versus culture, tradition, and...
Sport group targets set netters

...000 signatures to get the initiative onto a statewide ballot. The fledgling organization counts among its backers, Bob Penney a powerful sportfishing advocate who holds considerable political sway in and is a founding member of another Cook Inlet...
Voices of the Peninsula: All fisheries are important to community

...and the culture of the coastal communities that host and depend on them.We refuse to stoop to the level of greed that Bob Penney and his myriad of "Sportfishing Organizations" and "Conservation Alliances" are exhibiting. Our children, our community...
Fish board actions do little to conserve kings

...the courts, would eliminate set netting in Cook Inlet. This is the initiative brought forward by KRSA founding father Bob Penney that would, if passed, eliminate more than 500 working families in Cook Inlet. This initiative was sponsored by many...
State says proposed setnet initiative won't be on ballot

...The conservation alliance was founded by those with financial and recreational interests in sportfishing, including Bob Penney, who has previously stated his desire to reverse the current allocations between commercial and sport fishing in Cook...
Management challenge: 'fish wars' escalate as king productivity ebbs

...non-subsistence, "urban" areas, was filed by the Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance backed by KRSA founder Bob Penney, who signaled his intent to take the Cook Inlet fish wars to another level by emailing every legislator to urge them...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Group behind setnet ban initiative files appeal

...fishery. In-river harvest and mortality, according to ADFG, was 1,620 late-run kings in 2013. AFCA founder Bob Penney said that the state more closely regulates sport fishermen. "They know what's taking place in the river," Penney...
Fishing groups file opposition to proposed setnet ban

...backed by Kenai River Sportfishing Association founder Bob Penney. The KAFC letter to Treadwell counters many of the claims...announced Dec. 18 that Clark Penney, grandson of founder Bob Penney, is its new executive director and former Alaska Airlines...
Proposed setnet ban draws fire

...While the Kenai River Sportfishing Association and the AFCA share members, the two organizations are unaffiliated said Bob Penney, a longtime sportfishing advocate and controversial figure in the ongoing battle between the Cook Inlet's competing...
Hearing in Cook Inlet fishing lawsuit set for July 30

...preserve and protect Kenai River king salmon."I want my grandkids to have the chance to catch (kings)," said founder Bob Penney. "If we don't protect them, they'll be gone."Penney and five other longtime Alaskans founded the organization...


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