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APOC rejects more fisheries complaints

...complaints regarding lobbying at Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meetings...attended either the 2011 or 2014 Upper Cook Inlet Board of Fisheries meeting...commercial fisheries.At the 2014 Upper Cook Inlet meeting, the board made several...
Drift fleet battles tides, winds, questionable management

...from the drift fleet. Klubberton's vision of a "Bristol Bay Style Fishery" is blatantly incongruent considering upper Cook Inlet tides and river terminals plugged with dip netters. The board of fish failed in their own protocol/mandate to consider...
Drift fishermen critical of new management plan

...other sectors, Cook Inlet's drift fleet faced changes this summer as the result of Board of Fisheries action at the Upper Cook Inlet meeting in February - including a change to the allowable fishing area, which led to the increased movement required...
Cook Inlet sport fishermen faced newly restrictive fisheries in 2014

...river. Reaching that goal involved managing under certain changes instituted by Alaska's Board of Fisheries at its Upper Cook Inlet meeting in February, and largely meant that the commercial fishery restrictions were dictated by management within...
Setnetters, others ask for adjustments to Cook Inlet fishery regulations

...board to change fishery regulations in part based on how major management plan changes passed at the February 2014 Upper Cook Inlet meeting have played out this summer, although one would also limit participation and harvest in the personal use...
Board of Fish 2014-15 agenda to include Cook Inlet clams, felt-sole boots

...finfish meeting in Cordova, Dec. 3-8.Some proposals that were implemented in Cook Inlet during the Lower and Upper Cook Inlet board meetings in 2013 and 2014 will now be discussed for other regions - such enabling ADFG managers to prohibit...
Cook Inlet commercial fisheries winding down

The last of the Upper Cook Inlet East Side setnetters pulled their...salmon caught commercially in Upper Cook Inlet.The setnet harvest included...abundance trails off.The total Upper Cook Inlet harvest is on par with 2013...
Cook Inlet fishermen to receive $4.6 million in direct aid payments

...everyone at the end of the day," said Ken Coleman, vice president of the Kenai Peninsula Fishermen's Association.Upper Cook Inlet settnetters were almost entirely shutdown during the 2012 fishery due to concerns about the number of king salmon...
Kenai enacts free boat launch use outside of dipnet season

...resolution with other Kenai Peninsula borough municipalities to request the Alaska Board of Fisheries hold the 2017 Upper Cook Inlet finfish meeting on the Kenai Peninsula.During their closing comments, every council member recognized the beautiful...
A fish board meeting on the peninsula is long overdue

...Kenai-Soldotna area when it next considers Upper Cook Inlet finfish issues in 2017.We second...up by the fish board during an Upper Cook Inlet meeting deal with Kenai Peninsula...impacted by board decisions.The Upper Cook Inlet meetings, which take place once...


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