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Commission calls for proposals to spend 2012 salmon funds

...for distributing Alaska's appropriation of $20.8 million, $7.8 million of which was distributed to commercial salmon fishermen in August 2014. Cook Inlet, Yukon and Kuskokwim commercial fishermen received payments last fall as the first...
Sport fishermen slow to respond with applications for $4.6 million in fisheries disaster aid

...Kuskokwim River king salmon runs and in the Upper Cook Inlet salmon fisheries; $7.8 million was distributed to commercial salmon fishermen in 2014. At the time National Marine Fisheries Service Spokeswoman Julie Speegle said Cook Inlet commercial...
NOAA disperses final $13 million for 2012 king salmon disaster

...for distributing Alaska's appropriation of $20.8 million, $7.8 million of which was distributed to commercial salmon fishermen in August 2014.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration collaborates with the State of Alaska...
Change in Board of Fish makeup sought

...Fisheries Management Council, which manages the state's halibut population. State Sen. Tom Wagoner, a former commercial salmon fisherman, said commercial fishermen in Cook Inlet benefited from the regulations the Board of Fisheries passed at its...
Kenai commercial fleet ?blessed and ready to go?

...even divine protection. ?Cook Inlet, for the most part, is not really really bad,? said Mehan, a commercial salmon fisherman at Ocean Beauty Dock. ?It does get nasty, but there?s always a potential for problems.? At any given...
Pfc. Alan Robert Blohm

...He played defensive tackle for Bay City Western High School, where he graduated in 2004. He worked as a commercial salmon fisherman during the summers in Kenai from age 14 until he enlisted in the U.S. Army in September 2005 while living in Alaska...
Raymond Frank Carr

...and shaved all the trees to build his family's entire home in Alaska, while he also became a successful commercial salmon fisherman and a very capable bush pilot. Ray returned to Humble in 2002 and married Louise Smith in 2003. He belonged...
Bill to change fishery buyback law passes House

...the commercial fishermen to create a buyback program and pay for it themselves,'' Scalzi said. Alaska's commercial salmon fishermen have found it increasingly difficult to stay afloat financially, partly because of competition from farmed...


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