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Kenai River conservation efforts long overdue and said nothing. He could have been a voice on the Kenai-Soldotna advisory committee, spoke out against the Dan Coffey fish board when the king escapement was lowered from 14,000 to 9,000, or opposed an in-river derby, supported...
Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

...17, 1999. Soldotna police officers were on hand for security measures.In a March 3, 1999 story, vice-chair Dan Coffey said, "These were probably the toughest meetings this board has ever had and probably ever will have."Soldotna resident...
Letters to the Editor

...robbed $50,000 of funding from the Kenai River boat wake study in 2001, passing it along to Board of Fish chairman Dan Coffey to fund halibut meetings of all things. What Huber cannot seem to quantify now was already done in 1999. A new study...
Something's fishy on the Board of Fish

...Larry Engel (former Fish and Game sportfish biologist, 1993-2003), Dr. Dick Bower of Soldotna (1993-96), Dan Coffey (Anchorage attorney who crafted the "fish initiative," 1997-2002), Ed Dersham (Anchor Point guide, 1997-2005...
Another option for the dipnet fishery

...encumbers a municipality with tons of bio-waste and undesirable human behaviors. Mayor Porter and Manager Koch should call Dan Coffey in Anchorage and thank him personally as he was the board of fish chairman that escalated this fishery. Then fix it...
Community-wide effort breaks the Million Dollar mark in the 8th Kenai River Classic

...President Rick Halford, Speaker Brian Porter and Commissioner Frank Rue (ADF&G), Alaska Board of Fisheries Chairman Dan Coffey and Vice Chair Ed Dersham. Rounding out the field were some of the top corporate executives at the state and national...
Board of Fish answers critics

...allocated those fish away from us to the sport fishery and to Northern District setnetters." On Monday, board chair Dan Coffey said commercial fishers certainly can blame the board for the regulations, but not for major problems such as competition...
Setnetters, sport fishers take another hit light of what we know about their harvests and what we have done in the past to save cohos," said board chairman Dan Coffey. "Nobody escaped us this time, except the central district driftnetters. They escaped this time because they got...
Why is peninsula so scary to fish board?, the area of concern. Tell board member Howard Delo we are not a bunch of bullies. If the meeting is held here Dan Coffey cannot invite the fish board to his house for dinner, Bob Penney could not have Alyeska Resort cater lunch, board members...


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