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ADFG closes early run Kenai king salmon fishing

...provides opportunity and it doesn't kill a lot of fish," said assistant area management biologist Jason Pawluk. Managers can also use inseason creel data, or angler surveys, as a tool to corroborate data coming from the inriver sonar used...
Better Sitka fisheries aim of scientist's work

...rockfish, pollock and the arrowtooth flounder.One of the goals of the project is to gather information so that fisheries managers can "begin to ask the right questions for what it is we're seeking to monitor," Moss said.As an example, Moss pointed...
Reason for librarian's dismissal needed

...was fired from her job at Soldotna Public Library for no discernible reason. At least, Mark Dixson, our new city manager, can't seem to come up with one. How is it possible that a man who has been in office only four months and has lived...
State investing in sound, scientific fishery research

...information on the causes of low abundance. We are working to improve our stock assessment programs across Alaska so our managers can provide better opportunities to harvest king salmon sustainably, even during times of low productivity.Governor Sean...
Molloy and Porter compete for Kenai Mayor

...federal and state funding.The funding for the project can be expedited, Molloy said. "They mayor and the (city) manager can go to D.C. with the delegation and meet with the (Army) Corps of Engineers to move it along," he said.Porter...
Goals being set to ensure failure

...authority. What they should do is remove the time and area restrictions and set the goals so ADF&G can succeed more years than fail. Once the goals are set ADF&G professional managers can use the tools they have to manage to those goals.
Fund looks at diversifying

...foresters who get their boots dirty," TIR's Johnson said. One of the benefits of timber is that if prices go down, the managers can delay logging until it goes back up. "It's not perishable, so during low market periods we can leave the inventory...
Prop 2 asks voters to weigh in on strong mayor or borough manager

...Wasserman said a mayor's job "requires a huge pile of stuff that a person needs to know," and a professional manager can usually maintain a municipality's finances, negotiations and personnel more effectively than a mayor can. Kenai...
Board to tackle thorny Cook Inlet issues

...Kenai River late-run king salmon may not meet escapement is up for discussion in Anchorage, in hopes that users and managers can find a solution before the start of the 2013 fishery.The Board of Fisheries will take up the Cook Inlet issue at its...
Mayor, manager or both?: Former deputy borough attorney has another solution

...spend their time catering to what the current majority on the council wants, and their own private career goals. A bad manager can have a very adversarial relationship with city residents, and can neglect city services, and there is nothing that...


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