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Board ups Kenai king goal, then lowers it

Update Tuesday Feb. 4: Board of Fish member Tom Kluberton motioned to reconsider the Board of Fisheries vote goal passed in a 4-3 vote, with board members Tom Kluberton, Karl Johnstone, Reed Morisky and Orville Huntington...
Cotten picked for Fish and Game head; fish board members decline to interview Maw

...and Senate, which I think is particularly important to succeed in this position," said Board of Fisheries member Tom Kluberton, from Talkeetna. "This is very much a political figurehead position that involves the nuances of interfacing with...
Fish board does disservice to Kenai Peninsula

...impacts our way of life.Board members voted 6-1 to keep the Upper Cook Inlet meeting in Anchorage. Karl Johnstone, Tom Kluberton, John Jensen, Orville Huntington, Sue Jeffrey and Reed Morisky voted to keep the meeting in Anchorage. Fritz Johnson...
Fish Board spurns Central Peninsula that big meeting belongs in the center of the area under consideration," said board member from Talkeetna, Tom Kluberton after he moved to hold the meeting in Anchorage. "My perception over the years is that the folks who are engaged...
Kenai late run plan debated

...submitted a proposal to create paired restrictions for the commercial, sport and personal-use fisheries. Board member Tom Kluberton asked Alaska Department of Fish and Game staff to produce a version that outlined provisions for how the department...
Fish board gets to the point

...didn't quite pass them. I favor them for fisheries that were non-retention species." Johnstone joined board members Tom Kluberton, Fritz Johnson and Sue Jeffrey in a split 4-3 vote after two amendments were introduced - one defining barbless...
Board flips on Kenai escapement goal

...said Chris Every, a commercial setnetter who fishes sites immediately south of the mouth of the Kenai River. Tom Kluberton, board member from Talkeetna and one of four who voted in favor of raising the goal from its current range of 15...
Fish board adjusts commercial regulations in lower Cook Inlet

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game already does that some years by emergency order, to aid in management. Board member Tom Kluberton said that the change could also enable better management for each natal stream. ADFG requested the change to latitude...
Fish board imposes 'severe restrictions' on setnet fishery

...causing an unknown reduction in sockeye harvest - the salmon species primarily targeted by the group. Board member Tom Kluberton, board member from Talkeetna who introduced the new language, called the new management "severe restrictions" later...
Setnet petition fails

...provided." Some board members were unconvinced that the petition was a necessary change to the new regulations. Tom Kluberton, board member from Talkeetna, said the board made the changes to the king salmon management plan, at least in part...


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