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Fish board shenanigans point to need for new leadership

...Bill Walker supports biological management for the maximum sustained yield and said that when he is elected governor the fish board will deliberate here on the Kenai Peninsula. I am supporting Bill Walker for governor, for change, for a future...
Fish Board spurns Central Peninsula

"I know that, living in Kodiak, if there's meetings that are important to us, we just have to fly to Anchorage." - Sue Jeffries, Board of Fisheries member from Kodiak
Fish board does disservice to Kenai Peninsula

...well, but the bottom line is the fish board is knowingly and willingly preventing...Kenai-Soldotna area is "long overdue."The fish board, which sets fishery management policy...past 15 years. The last time a full fish board meeting on Upper Cook Inlet finfish...
A fish board meeting on the peninsula is long overdue

...It's been 15 years since the full fish board deliberated Kenai Peninsula issues...of the proposals taken up by the fish board during an Upper Cook Inlet meeting...Anchorage over the past 15 years, the fish board's proceedings have become less...
Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

...Rick Koch, who attended the 2014 fish board meetings in Anchorage, said he invited...breaks in the work session meetings.Fish board meetings could bring in 400 visitors...been 15 years since the last full fish board meetings were held on the central...
Les Palmer: The state of the Kenai, Part 2

...what they think ought to be done to improve the Kenai River's fish habitat or its fishing, I get a lot of "we need fish-board members and politicians who will make some positive changes." That's true enough, but it's not the whole story...
House Fisheries Committee hears from fish board nominees

The House Fisheries Committee held a short hearing on Gov. Sean Parnell's appointees to the Board of Fisheries today, and public testimony on the incumbents was mixed.
Fish board actions do little to conserve kings

Mark Hamilton, president of the Kenai River Sportfishing Association (KRSA) recently opined that the Board of Fish (BOF) meetings had produced a "clear victory for Kenai kings." I disagree, and believe that any objective person would disagree as well.
Board should do more to keep process open

...practice. During the recently concluded fish board meeting for Upper Cook Inlet, for...agenda to push to go straight to the fish board meeting. But being able to attend...pertains to Cook Inlet. But the fish board can take steps toward improving access...
Fish board gets to the point

King salmon will soon find it easier to slip a hook on the Kenai River.


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