MOLLY DISCHNER Morris News Service-Alaska

House Fisheries Committee hears from fish board nominees

The House Fisheries Committee held a short hearing on Gov. Sean Parnell’s appointees to the Board of Fisheries today, and public testimony on the... Read more

Fish board to take up setnet petition

The Alaska Board of Fisheries will consider one of three recently submitted emergency petitions regarding Upper Cook Inlet salmon management.... Read more

Fishery stakeholders share concerns with Senate committee

Kenai Peninsula salmon fishery stakeholders addressed a variety of issues at a Senate Resources Committee hearing in Juneau Monday, including... Read more

New group defends Treadwell in setnet ban initiative case

ANCHORAGE — A new commercial fisheries group filed an amicus brief Thursday in the lawsuit regarding the initiative to ban Cook Inlet setnetters... Read more

Revisions to federal fisheries act released for public review

The act regulating America’s fisheries could see changes under the discussion draft proposed by the House Natural Resources Committee.

The... Read more

New halibut regs for 2014

The National Marine Fisheries Service announced Monday that Southeast and Southcentral Alaska halibut fishermen will be managed under new... Read more

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