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Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

...member had a verbal discussion and raised his voice, but no threats or charges resulted."There is always tension when user groups are involved," he said. "I talked with some of the officers who were bored to death."Tarbox said the board has...
Salmon user groups need to see bigger picture

...sportfishing groups to bar other user groups access to our local king salmon...denying access to all or any user groups, will only enhance the harvest...Gulf of Alaska. All Pacific Coast user groups must be prudent enough to, now...
Murkowski, Begich talk recreational fishing at roundtable

...conditions" throughout the nation, he said. In an effort to resolve the issues that have developed and balance the user groups, Dyskow said, a national recreational fishing policy needs to be developed. A broader understanding of the economic...
Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...conserving king salmon. The infighting and backbiting among user groups has been vicious, disheartening and exhausting for all...Fisheries to continue to regulate gear and allocation between user groups. This initiative is a vote of "no confidence" in the...
New reg should usher in new attitude on Kenai River

...regional management coordinator Matt Miller called the barbless hook regulation an allocation among anglers, not just user groups. Disproportionate or not, it's time to change our attitudes toward the Kenai River's king salmon runs.It's...
Hunting group neutral on fishing issues

This is an open letter to all fisheries user groups. The long-term policy of the Kenai Peninsula chapter...with no winners. We have had board members from all user groups and have flourished partly because it is understood that...
Fisheries panel brings fishers from all user groups to the table

...Cook Inlet fisheries had affected user groups. Jim Butler, a commercial setnet...fisheries is affecting existing user groups. Some spoke of the fisheries being...experience, she said, competing user groups in other parts of the state are...
Fish and Game loosens fishing restrictions to slow Kasilof sockeye run

...temperatures forecasted to reach the 70s, a federal holiday and the newly liberalized regulations starting today, the two user groups are poised to make a dent in a run that is 4,000 fish short of making its escapement goal with more than a month left...
Kenai eyes ice rink upgrades

...Highway next to the Challenger Learning Center and Kenai Central High School, has the potential to accommodate more user groups and be an even greater asset to the community. At Wednesday's meeting the Kenai City Council will vote on a resolution...
Dena'ina Wellness Center to celebrate three-day grand opening the complexity of the planning process. "I think it was over a year of just talking and listening to different user groups," Peterson-Nyren said. "It is the best use of the space and the resource we could come up with." The facility...


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