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Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

...year the Alaska State Legislature added $175,000 to the troopers' budget to aid in the enforcement of the Cook Inlet fisheries. McConnell said the extra funds have allowed the troopers to provide a more significant presence. Wildlife Troopers...
ADFG staff, others present Cook Inlet research to Board of Fisheries

...first day of convening to meet and discuss Upper Cook Inlet fisheries, the Alaska Board of Fisheries heard a research wrap-up...which meets every three years to discuss the Cook Inlet fisheries, heard about escapement goals, sonar programs...
Voices of the Peninsula: Drift fisherman cynical of fish board proceedings

...Anchorage recently with their focus on Upper Cook Inlet fisheries management. I was there for most of it, as I have...has been disproven by science. Tying this to Cook Inlet fisheries, it was once thought that if you put the fleet way...
Sound fish management supported: Kenai council resolution to be shared at Board of Fish meeting

...equitable, biology-based management of upper Cook Inlet fisheries. After hearing from a number of commercial fisherman...resolution to be more inclusive of all aspects of the Cook Inlet fisheries, the council unanimously agreed that it was an appropriate...
Les Palmer: Fish board politics

...Fish Week,"when user-groups and state agencies were invited to educate the Senate Resources Committee about Cook Inlet fisheries. On the surface, it seemed like a good idea. Then again, a little knowledge can be a dangerous thing.I worry...
State to get share of fisheries disaster aid

...and 2013, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Alaska's Yukon, Kuskokwim and Cook Inlet fisheries join commercial fisheries in American Samoa, Mississippi, New England, Florid New York and New Jersey in divvying...
Kenai late run plan debated

...the plan are just a few of more than 200 proposals before Alaska's Board of Fisheries at its triennial Upper Cook Inlet fisheries meeting at the Egan Center, in Anchorage. When the draft up for discussion was released - after a multi-hour break...
Setnet petition fails

...the petition could provide Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers who are tasked with running the Upper Cook Inlet fisheries, more flexibility when managing the two sections of the fishery to intercept sockeye headed for the Kenai and Kasilof...
Board should do more to keep process open

...Instead of 200 proposals over two weeks every three years, the fish board could more effectively regulate Cook Inlet fisheries by meeting annually. The board would likely have fewer proposals to work through, and meeting could be scheduled...
Legislator's comments not appropriate

...weeks the Board of Fisheries will be hearing testimonies on over a hundred proposals addressing how the Upper Cook Inlet fisheries should be managed. Sport, commercial and personal use interests will be presenting and testifying as to what they...


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