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What became of the Yukon kings? An in-river look

...proposals failed at the Board of Fisheries, or the board took "no action," or the proposal was altered by amendment. Virgil Umphenour has been a commercial fish buyer and processor for 28 years. He was a member of the Board of Fisheries from 1994...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-23/king-salmon-part-4-what-became-of-th
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Fish board meeting touches on Cook Inlet, Kenai River issues

...River fishermen to use dipnets in the commercial chum fishery as a way to conserve king salmon. Former board member Virgil Umphenour brought forward the ACR to allow dipnets statewide, noting that in other rivers, like the Kuskokwim, Kenai and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-10-12/fish-board-meeting-touches-on-cook-i
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Fish Board delays action on reducing hatchery chum production

...hatcheries and foreign salmon farms immediately would boost their output. Another board member, Fairbanks fish buyer Virgil Umphenour, sees it differently. He believes the state's laws pertaining to hatcheries are in need of a major review. Umphenour...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/032800/ala_032800ala0020001.shtml
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Board of Fish answers critics

...fishery, which ended July 30, tells little about the runs a commercial fishery now would harvest. Board member Virgil Umphenour said the pink and chum runs are almost done, but commercial fishers likely still would find significant numbers...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/082400/new_0824000003.shtml
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