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Setnet petition fails

...petitioners were asking with that authority. "We do feel we have that," said Jeff Regnart, director of ADFG commercial fisheries division. However, while ADFG has that authority, it has rarely been used to separate fishing between the Kenai...
King salmon restrictions affect sockeye management

...too close to shore for drifters to catch, said Aaron Dupuis, assistant area management biologist in the commercial fisheries division of Fish and Game during a Wednesday interview. Managers believe the Kasilof sockeye run is about halfway...
Fish and Game rescinds Cook Inlet season summary to correct 'nomenclature'

...language in the season summary Tuesday and wanted to know what was going to be done to address it. Fish and Game commercial fisheries division director Jeff Regnart told Johnstone that staff had pulled the summary from the website and would be adding...
Sport group targets set netters

...Fish and Game managers in response to low numbers of king salmon. However Jeff Regnart, director of the commercial fisheries division of Fish and Game, said it would be difficult to manage the Cook Inlet sockeye run without the setnets as...
Northern District salmon not faring better than Kenai, Y-K

...discussions this year, subsistence was a question at the Wasilla meeting. Subsistence fishing is managed by the commercial fisheries division, and, for the Northern District, mostly occurs on the west side of Cook Inlet. Howard Delo, a retired...
Pappas leaving sport fish post

...staff person to Fish and Game?s federal subsistence team in which he will represent the sport fish and commercial fisheries divisions on the team. ?It?ll be one of my most challenging positions to date, but challenges keep me going. Plus...
High prices value all time. The 1988 salmon harvest brought in more than $700 million, but Geron Bruce of ADFG Commercial Fisheries Division cautioned that year's prices were historical outliers not likely to be repeated, while the 2010 and 2011...
Fish and Game staff to discuss season forecast, data

...three new projects between the sport fish and commercial fisheries divisions. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30-8...restrictions to the ones normally in place. The commercial fisheries division forecasted a run of 6.2 million sockeye...
Fish and Game lauds biologist

...production and populations for the Fisheries Rehabilitation and Enhancement Division, which was absorbed by the commercial fisheries division several years ago during a period of budget decline. Shields has spent the last 10 years in a management...


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