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Peninsula residents deserve to be part of fish board process

The last board of fish meeting in Soldotna was 1999. Prior to the 2002 meeting a number of letters were sent to the board from KRSA board members.
Fish board to consider agenda change requests

Several Agenda Change Requests submitted to the Board of Fisheries focus on sockeye salmon overescapement into the Kasilof and Kenai rivers.
Time for the fish board to meet on the peninsula

It has been 16 years and still the Alaska Board of Fisheries is equivocating about whether to meet on the Kenai Peninsula.
Administration's attitude on fish board appointment disconcerting

...Fisheries seat concludes yet another contentious chapter in fish board politics. Mumford is Gov. Bill Walker's third pick...board appointments is more than a bit disconcerting. Fish board appointments require careful thought and consideration...
New fish board member named, not divulged

The deadline for Alaska Governor Bill Walker to appoint a third person to an open Board of Fisheries seat came and went Tuesday with no announcement, though staff in his office said he has made his appointment.
Fish board remains to be filled

Gov. Bill Walker has yet another appointment to make to a shorthanded Board of Fisheries, and this time the Legislature won't be in the equation.
Legislators responsible for their conduct and their votes

...view in the membership."It would seem that demanding fish board nominees fall into one category or another - pro-commercial...occasions over the past few years, we have been critical of fish board actions that have limited access to and the ability to...
Ruffner deserves support for fish board

I am writing to strongly urge the legislature to confirm Robert Ruffner for the Board of Fish. As director of the Kenai Watershed Forum he has put fish first. He is a logical intelligent thinker with a common sense approach.
A good solution to a real problem

...frequently touted as a shining example of an open public process. In its last Upper Cook Inlet meeting in 2014, the fish board made drastic changes to commercial fishery regulations via board-generated proposals. Those proposals were not reviewed...
Cotten picked for Fish and Game head; fish board members decline to interview Maw

During deliberations over three of the four candidates for Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Board of Fisheries members weighed in with their opinions on the credentials.


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