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Les Palmer: Changing the process

...Commission, the seven members included one commercial fishermen from each of three regions, one fish processor, one sport fisherman, one hunter, and one trapper. Even if the fisherman, the hunter and the trapper agreed on an issue, the commercials...
Parties must come together to solve Kenai River issues

...way we (Alaskans) are going to solve this problem is through equality. Commercial fishermen, guides, and true sport fisherman must come together and solve these differences or the river will become a very gentle place, one with no kings and...
A king without a crown: Chinook vulnerable to ocean forces

...fisherman, subsistence users and sport fisherman are coming to the same conclusion...column, and where commercial and sport fisherman have learned to target the species...process - they have to be. But sport fisherman may not have the process down...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Proposed setnet ban draws fire and commercial fishermen and it is unclear whether either user group provides more economic benefit. Not every sport fisherman on the Kenai Peninsula supports efforts to rid the area of commercial setnet fishermen. Dwight Kramer, head of the...
Upper Cook Inlet Task Force announces members, meetings

...fisheries in the upper Cook Inlet and includes drift and set gillnet fishermen, two sport fishermen, one guided sport fisherman, a personal use fisherman and a marine recreation fisherman. The task force is co-chaired by Board of Fish members...
Two halibut panel seats open

...played a role in the decision to begin the process again. Lane has been involved in halibut issues as a commercial and sport fisherman for more than 30 years. "I'm very aware of how important the halibut resource is to coastal Alaska communities...
Assembly keeps 2011 salmon habitat law on the books

...of Agenda 21, but it is aware of you." Those favoring habitat protections included landowners, commercial and sport fisherman and fisheries biologists who told tales of the collapsed salmon runs that once fed Europe, to the East Coast and...
Bickering wearing thin

...wonder if anyone else on the peninsula is as tired of the constant bickering as I am. Commercial fisherman against sport fisherman, guide against nonguided etc, etc. This situation has me trying to figure out why I even want to live here (other...
Educational show returns to Triumvirate

...Morin and J.R. Cox also address geography, history, salmon varieties, safety and conservation issues for the river sport fisherman or woman. River bank erosion is illustrated with mashed potatoes and parsley. As an illustration of how to ask questions...
Skipper takes NPFMC seat

...Dersham said. "I have a lot of respect for the council process." As a charter operator, Dersham will be the sport fisherman's voice on the council. Cora Crome, fisheries policy advisor to Gov. Palin, said Dersham's history as a charter...


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