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Setnet ban initiative OK’d, state considers appeal

Setnet ban initiative OK’d, state considers appeal

Voters could be asked to decide whether to ban setnets in certain parts of Alaska under a court decision issued July 23.

Senate subcommittee releases new draft of fisheries act

FISH FACTOR: Comment deadlines approaching for Alaska fish issues

Setnets, sport catch closed for Kenai king salmon concerns

Setnets, sport catch closed for Kenai king salmon concerns

FISH FACTOR: Bristol Bay sockeye salmon run strong, but prices aren’t

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Mixed start for kings as salmon runs begin around state

Mixed start for kings as salmon runs begin around state

In downtown Anchorage, fishers at Ship Creek are enjoying one of the state’s stronger king returns.

Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

The prospect of new port facilities in Western Alaska will rely heavily on Arctic oil and gas development, according to a recent Northern Economics study.
R/V Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

R/V Sikuliaq readies for ocean research

Next summer, there’ll be a new ship docking in Dutch Harbor and Nome on its way to the Arctic.
Appeal filed in Cook Inlet fisheries management lawsuit

Appeal filed in Cook Inlet fisheries management lawsuit

The Cook Inlet Fisherman’s Fund is appealing the court decision that upheld the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s 2013 management of Cook Inlet salmon fisheries.
State reaches tentative contract with ferry union workers

State reaches tentative contract with ferry union workers

 


Steller sea lion lawsuit parties ask court to change timeline on reimbursement decision

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Halibut IFQ changes on the way

In December, the restrictions on who can use a hired master to harvest halibut will get tighter as part of the effort to encourage active participation in Alaska’s halibut fishery.

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Parnell picks Mohr as fish adviser

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Judge rules in favor of setnet ban ballot initiative

Voters could to be asked to decide whether to ban setnets in certain parts of Alaska under a court decision made today in Anchorage.

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Senate releases new MSA draft

A new draft of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, which guides fisheries management, was recently released by the Senate Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard.

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