Daily Archives: February 24, 2016

February NP Council Newsletter

The February NP Council Newsletter is out. Dr. Ian Stuart of IPHC was appointed to the SSC for a one-year term. The Council is currently looking at re-structuring the Gulf of Alaska groundfish trawl fisheries. They will consider: -Alternative 1 … Continue reading

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CFEC transferred to ADF&G

The administrative and research functions of CFEC were transferred to the ADF&G by administrative order of Governor Walker. Here is the news release: http://gov.state.ak.us/admin-orders/279.html

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New Survival Craft Laws Repealed

We were all notified by the USCG in January that out-of-water survival crafts would be required in February. Now, we have all been notified that law was repealed for commercial fishing vessels. The laws for survival craft requirements will remain … Continue reading

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