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Fish and Game sportfishing regulations released, booklet printed with errors

...Deshka River drainage, Slikok Creek and the Kenai River contained regulations that were changed during the 2014 Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meeting - but some of new information did not make it into books before they were printed. Some information...
Board of Fisheries meeting not easily accessible for everyone

...of the board met on the Kenai Peninsula in 2008, but board records dating back to 2003 show the last three Upper Cook Inlet board meetings being held in Anchorage. One-day work sessions on Upper Cook Inlet finfish issues were held in 2005 and...

...commercial fleet ... will depend on what happens with the king salmon this coming year."During the triennial Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meeting in February, several time and area restrictions were introduced to the commercial fisheries...
BOF approves new hatchery programs

...facilities were approved after extensive discussion along with a modification to the original proposals during the Lower Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries Tuesday meeting. At issue was a component of the aquaculture association's proposals which some interpreted...
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...Inlet is often a source of controversy for the board, with long, contentious meetings. This winter, the Upper Cook Inlet board meeting is scheduled to last two weeks. That's nothing new. "Cook Inlet was pretty controversial back then...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Anglers target feeder king salmon

...we get fish stocks built back up so sometime we can go back and fish on that river like we love to do." The Lower Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meeting resume today in Anchorage and will continue through Wednesday. Audio of the meeting can be found...
Questions remain about king counts after Fish and Game shifts to high-tech sonar At the time, Burwen said managers were planning to give a preliminary report well in advance of the Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meeting scheduled to begin in late January. She was hesitant to release data at the time, she said...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Upper Cook Inlet Task Force announces members, meetings

...Cook Inlet and on the Kenai River. "I've been sportfishing on the Kenai since 1983. I've been to every Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fish meeting since 2003. I'm pretty familiar with all of the action," he said. Kramer said his focus was on...
Board to tackle thorny Cook Inlet issues

...board could adopt the management measures discussed by the task force, come up with its own ideas, or wait until the Cook Inlet board meeting in 2014 to take any action.Kenai River king management is just one of 29 proposals up for the board's...
Scapegoating Webster is a setback for Cook Inlet decisions by the board to put additional kings as well as sockeyes into the rivers.After the 2011 regular Cook Inlet board meeting, Johnstone said the allocative decisions pushed by KRSA made at that meeting, including the shift in harvest...


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