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Judge allows additional briefs in UCIDA lawsuit management, there is a federal salmon fishery management plan for most of the state. The National Marine Fisheries Service, however, specifically excluded Cook Inlet salmon from the federal fishery management plan, or FMP, via Amendment...
Commercial fishing groups, feds, testify on salmon management

...regulations of fish in federal waters.The National Marine Fisheries Service, however, specifically excluded Cook Inlet salmon...that we need the council and the National Marine Fisheries Service to be weighing in on," said Jason Morgan, counsel...
Cook Inlet region to receive $11.1 million in fisheries disaster aid

The National Marine Fisheries Service and other entities have reached a decision on a regional split of the $20.8 million in federal aid for fisheries disasters...
Disaster funds split unresolved

...11. Nelson said that the State of Alaska and AVCP are considered the disaster "requestors" so National Marine Fisheries Service, or NMFS, is working with those two entities to figure out the split. If they don't come up with something...
Halibut quota cut again

...sharing plan being implemented by the National Marine Fisheries Service this year.The commercial catch for Area 3A is 7...are Jim Balsiger, who heads the National Marine Fisheries Service in Alaska, and Don Lane, a commercial fishermen...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals

...Washington fisheries professor Ray Hilborn, University of Rhode Island professor Jeremy Collie and National Marine Fisheries Service research biologist Robert Kope each reviewed, and commented, on the reports. Each reviewer's comments were published...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Alaska salmon management: A unique process for a unique state

...Committees - that still governs state fisheries today. The Department of Fish and Game has its roots in the Alaska Fishery Service, which was created in 1949 to try and influence federal management and conduct research. That was renamed the Alaska...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Bering Sea fishery opens without quotas issued

...Right now, this crab is sitting in the bottom of the Bering Sea waiting to be caught," he said.A National Marine Fisheries Service enforcement official, however, said there's been no change as far as bringing furloughed NMFS workers back to...
Shutdown may hit 'Deadliest Catch' fishery

...going," Farr said. "I'm worried that we're not going to get anything done in D.C." A National Marine Fisheries Service enforcement official said crabbers harvesting without their required quota permits would violate the law. "We have...
Better Sitka fisheries aim of scientist's work

...Washington, D.C., to serve an interim position for one of the top administrative jobs in the National Marine Fisheries Services division of NOAA."My D.C. opportunity is an amazing opportunity for me to be chief of staff for the head scientists...


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