“Genetic Stock Composition of the Commercial Harvest of Sockeye Salmon in the Southeastern District Mainland (SEDM), Alaska Peninsula Management Area, 2010 -2012”

Posted on: January 14th, 2013 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Community Window, Sand Point Fishery

The Alaska Department of Fish & Game (ADF&G) has released Special Publication 12 -31 “Genetic Stock Composition of the Commercial Harvest of Sockeye Salmon in the Southeastern District Mainland (SEDM), Alaska Peninsula Management Area, 2010 -2012” on the ADF&G website.
Here’s the link:
http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/FedAidPDFs/SP12-31.pdf

ADF&G: 2012 SOUTH ALASKA PENINSULA AREA & CHIGNIK AREA STATE-WATERS PACIFIC COD SEASON OPENINGS

Posted on: February 9th, 2012 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Community Window, Sand Point Fishery

Here’s the link to Commercial Fishery Announcements (Includes Subsistence and Personal Use) PDFs Published in the Last 7 Days.


Download “2012 SOUTH ALASKA PENINSULA AREA STATE-WATERS PACIFIC COD SEASON OPENINGS” as a PDF.

Download “2012 CHIGNIK AREA STATE-WATERS PACIFIC COD SEASON OPENINGS” as a PDF.

Text of the releases below:
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ADF&G: Closure Of The Eastern Section Of The South Peninsula District To Tanner Crab Fishing

Posted on: February 3rd, 2012 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Community Window, Sand Point Fishery

Download this announcement as a PDF.

ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME DIVISION OF COMMERCIAL FISHERIES
NEWS RELEASE

CLOSURE OF THE EASTERN SECTION OF THE SOUTH PENINSULA DISTRICT TO TANNER CRAB FISHING
EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4-S-13-12

All remaining open waters of the Eastern Section of the South Peninsula District will close to
Tanner crab fishing at 5:59 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2012. Catch reports indicate total harvest
will approach survey estimates of allowable Tanner crab surplus. Further harvest is not
warranted to protect the long-term health of the Tanner crab stock.

All pots within the Eastern Section of the South Peninsula District must be unbaited with doors
open at the time of the closure. Unbaited pots may be stored in the closed area in waters deeper
than 25 fathoms for seven days. After seven days, all pots remaining in the closed area must be
removed from the water or placed in waters less than 25 fathoms deep.

Two ADF&G Tanner Crab Emergency Orders

Posted on: January 30th, 2012 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Community Window, Sand Point Fishery

Posted 1/29/2012. Click to download as a PDF.
CLOSURE OF WATERS SOUTH OF 55° 20’ N. LATITUDE TO TANNER CRAB FISHING IN THE EASTERN SECTION OF THE SOUTH PENINSULA DISTRICT / EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4-S-10-12

Posted 1/28/2012. Click to download as a PDF.
CLOSURE OF IVANOF BAY NORTH OF 55° 47’13’’ N. LATITUDE TO TANNER CRAB FISHING IN THE CHIGNIK DISTRICT / EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4-S-9-12

ADF&G: CLOSURE OF PAVLOF BAY AND JUDE ISLAND IN THE EASTERN SECTION OF THE SOUTH PENINSULA DISTRICT TANNER CRAB FISHERY

Posted on: January 25th, 2012 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Community Window, Sand Point Fishery

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CLOSURE OF PAVLOF BAY AND JUDE ISLAND IN THE EASTERN SECTION OF THE SOUTH PENINSULA DISTRICT TANNER CRAB FISHERY

EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4-8-4-12

All waters between 161° W. longitude and 162° W. longitude in the Eastern Section of the South Peninsula District will close to Tanner crab fishing at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 26, 2012. Catch reports indicate harvest will approach survey estimates of allowable Tanner crab surplus. Further harvest is not warranted to protect the long-term health of Tanner crab in this area. All pots within the closed area must be unbaited and doors open at the time of the closure. Unbaited pots may be stored in the closed area in waters deeper than 25 fathoms for 72 hours. After 72 hours, all pots remaining in the closed area must be removed from the water or placed in waters shallower than 25 fathoms. Vessel operators are not required to deliver crab harvested from the closed prior to targeting Tanner crab in other areas of the Eastern Section of the South Peninsula District that remain open to Tanner crab fishing.

Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement #13

Posted on: September 13th, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

COLD BAY COMMERCIAL SALMON FISHERY ANNOUNCEMENT # 13

For Emergency Order #4-FS-M-CB-17-10

#4-FS-M-CB-18-10

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed in the Beaver Bay, Balboa Bay, Southwest Stepovak, Northwest Stepovak, and East Stepovak sections of the Southeastern District for 59 hours from 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 14 until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 16.
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Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement # 12

Posted on: August 9th, 2010 | Author: Alaska Political News Wire | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

For Emergency Order #4-FS-M-CB-16-10

Commercial salmon fishing will be closed in the Izembek-Moffet Bay, Dublin Bay, and Swanson Lagoon sections of the Northwestern District until further notice.

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Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement #11

Posted on: July 30th, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed for approximately 36 hours from noon Friday, July 30 until 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 31, 2010 in the Unimak and Southwestern districts.

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Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement# 10

Posted on: July 26th, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

COLD BAY COMMERCIAL SALMON FISHERY ANNOUNCEMENT # 10
For Emergency Order #4-FS-M-CB-12-10
#4-FS-M-CB-13-10

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed for approximately 36 hours from 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, July 27 until noon Wednesday, July 28, 2010 in the Unimak and Southwestern districts.

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Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement # 9

Posted on: July 22nd, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed for approximately 36 hours from noon Friday, July 23 until 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 24, 2010 in the Unimak and Southwestern districts.

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COLD BAY COMMERCIAL SALMON FISHERY ANNOUNCEMENT # 8

Posted on: July 19th, 2010 | Author: Alaska Political News Wire | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed for 24 hours from 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 20 until 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2010 in the Unimak and Southwestern districts. (more…)

Cold Bay Commercial Salmon Fishery Announcement # 4

Posted on: July 8th, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: Cold Bay Fishery

COLD BAY COMMERCIAL SALMON FISHERY ANNOUNCEMENT # 4

For Emergency Order #4-FS-M-CB-04-10

Commercial salmon fishing will be allowed for 24 hours from 9:00 p.m. Thursday, July 8 until 9:00 p.m. Friday, July 9 in the following districts and sections:

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Alaska Board of Fisheries: Tentative Agenda / Roadmap

Posted on: February 3rd, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Sand Point Fishery

ALASKA BOARD OF FISHERIES

Alaska Peninsula/Aleutian Islands Finfish

February 2-February 6, 2010

Egan Center, Anchorage

Tentative Agenda

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Morning

OPENING BUSINESS

Call to Order; Introductions of Board Members and Staff Board Member Ethics Disclosure

STAFF REPORTS

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AK Dept of Fish & Game News Releases & Contact Information

Posted on: February 12th, 2009 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AK DF&G Announcements, Cold Bay Fishery, Sand Point Fishery

Alaska Department of Fish & Game offices in KSDP’s service area are located in Sand Point and Cold Bay.

(Kells Hetherington - Photo)

(Kells Hetherington - Photo)

Sand Point (Westward Region)

Aaron Poetter, Area Management Biologist

Phone : (907) 383-2066

Record-A-Phone : (907) 383-2334

Cold Bay (Westward Region)

Daniel Doolittle, Assistant Area Management Biologist

Phone : (907) 532-2419

Statistical charts and harvest strategies are available at the Sand Point, Cold Bay, and Port Moller Fish and Game offices. News releases and commercial salmon fishing regulations can be found on the ADF&G website at www.cf.adfg.state.ak.us. Salmon fishery announcements and may also be obtained from ADF&G in Sand Point at 383-2334 (383-ADFG)