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Setnet petition fails

...were asking with that authority. "We do feel we have that," said Jeff Regnart, director of ADFG commercial fisheries division. However, while ADFG has that authority, it has rarely been used to separate fishing between the Kenai and East...
Sport group targets set netters

...and Game managers in response to low numbers of king salmon. However Jeff Regnart, director of the commercial fisheries division of Fish and Game, said it would be difficult to manage the Cook Inlet sockeye run without the setnets as the fish...
Funds granted for 2 Peninsula-based conservation projects habitats on the Kenai Peninsula. The Sport Fisheries Division of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game aims to...Sustainable Salmon," Massengill said. The Sport Fisheries Division also received funding for the continuation of a...
Northern District salmon not faring better than Kenai, Y-K

...this year, subsistence was a question at the Wasilla meeting. Subsistence fishing is managed by the commercial fisheries division, and, for the Northern District, mostly occurs on the west side of Cook Inlet. Howard Delo, a retired ADFG...
Group wants to turn wasted fish into food

...harvests fish to retain trawl-caught halibut,'' Sue Salveson, chief of the NMFS Alaska region Sustainable Fisheries Division, told the Juneau Empire. Trawl vessels catch pollock, sole, rockfish and other fish by dragging a net along...
High prices

...value all time. The 1988 salmon harvest brought in more than $700 million, but Geron Bruce of ADFG Commercial Fisheries Division cautioned that year's prices were historical outliers not likely to be repeated, while the 2010 and 2011 prices...
NOAA officials get earful on new halibut rules

...the draft catch sharing plan rule, send them to Glenn Merrill, Assistant Regional Administrator, Sustainable Fisheries Division, Alaska Region, NMFS, Attn: Ellen Sebastian. Identify comments by the number 0648?BA37 and send through...
Fish and Game staff to discuss season forecast, data

...season's early run would begin with no additional restrictions to the ones normally in place. The commercial fisheries division forecasted a run of 6.2 million sockeye salmon returning to the Upper Cook Inlet. The department forecasted a...
Fish and Game lauds biologist

...and populations for the Fisheries Rehabilitation and Enhancement Division, which was absorbed by the commercial fisheries division several years ago during a period of budget decline. Shields has spent the last 10 years in a management position...


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