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Voices of Alaska: Young seeks to unwind 'Alaska Model' for fisheries

...Representatives to reauthorize our federal fisheries management law, the Magnuson-Stevens Act. The law is the and scientific research, not gut our fisheries management law.Young's reauthorization bill is titled the "Strengthening...
Senate fisheries act draft begins circulating

...version of the Magnuson-Stevens Act out for discussion adds subsistence users and Tribal governments to the fisheries management law and has the potential to create new Community Development Quota in the Arctic, but it has not yet been made widely...
Wolf control on the Kenai?

...Understanding Intensive Management and Predator Control in Alaska," outlines the process for implementing the intensive management law. The brochure notes that predator control isn't done until biologists have studied the causes of declining game...
Committee backs intensive management proposals

...stem from a law passed in 1994 called the Intensive Management Law. "The law said certain species of animals in Alaska...for intensive management. "In 15A, the intensive management law says 'You'll maintain a population of 3,000-3...
Alaskans watch Gulf spill with interest, comparisons working as a consultant to environmental groups on the Gulf spill. However, provisions in the federal coastal management law do allow the state to extend its more stringent spill requirements to the federal outer continental shelf areas around...
Protesters fined for illegal personal-use fishing alive and well when the state of Alaska took over.'' She said sport fishing has ruled state's decisions in management, law enforcement and the courts. ''We're all under siege because we refuse to go the sportfishing route. We have...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...and claiming he's defending "states rights." But once again, Frank misses the mark. The federal coastal zone management law actually grants states more rights then they otherwise have without it. How? First, it provides money to state...


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