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Drifters head into the season, setnets to remain dry

...Thursdays through July 8, before regulations change their fishing period time and the areas where they are allowed to fish. Roland Maw, drift gillnet fisher and executive director of the United Cook Inlet Drift Association, said he had skipped fishing...
Legislature hears from ADFG on CIFF/UCIDA lawsuit

...which covers the area. "UCIDA is not asking for the federal government to manage the day-to-day fishery," said Roland Maw, executive director of UCIDA. "The majority of the drift fleet catch is in (federal waters). We would like the...
Fish board meeting touches on Cook Inlet, Kenai River issues

...Independent Setnet Association's Paul Shadura, Alaska Salmon Alliance Executive Director Arni Thomson, Cook Inlet fisherman Roland Maw, and others.Molly Dischner can be reached at
Northern District up for discussion

...the Mat-Su stakeholders have proposed the right solutions. United Cook Inlet Drift Association Executive Director Roland Maw said that some Northern District salmon runs are stronger than users have acknowledged. UCIDA has suggested that efforts...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals

...allocation for in-river users. More fish in the river makes it easier to catch one, added UCIDA Executive Director Roland Maw. According to Fox, UCIDA wouldn't have questioned adding fish at the lower bound of the goal. But at the upper...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Better alternatives to fisheries observer program

...Owners Association Tom McLaughlin, Seafood Producers Cooperative Kathy Hansen, Southeast Alaska Fishermen's Alliance Roland Maw, United Cook Inlet Drift Association Jeff Stephan, United Fishermen's Marketing Association
The hunt for Susitna reds

...Cook Inlet waters split from others during their annual run, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game contracted with Roland Maw, longtime commercial fisherman and executive director of the United Cook Inlet Drift Association, to run the five-year...
Fish board considers sockeye season change

...periods of commercial fishing in 2008 and one additional period in 2009 and 2010. Many commercial fishermen, including Roland Maw, executive director of the United Cook Inlet Drift Association, have come together in support of standardizing seasons...
Nets set for fish board: Commercial fishermen have eye on process, proposals

...curtail the fishing as it is now," he said. The "conservation corridor" is something UCIDA Executive Director Roland Maw is concerned about as well. He called it a "nonsense proposal." But Maw echoed VanDevere's concerns about the importance...
Fish reg debate on in Anchorage

...time to make a light-handed regulation change to see what the effects are and to see where this gets us," he said. Roland Maw, executive director of the United Cook Inlet Drifters Association, was disappointed with the board's decision. He...


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