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Boards Support Section
Division Overview

The Boards Support Section facilitates the public process for the state’s regulatory systems relating to fish and wildlife resources and ensures the public is provided an opportunity to participate in that process. The Boards Support Section provides the administrative, technical, and logistical support for the Boards of Fisheries and Game and the local fish and game advisory committees.

Boards Support headquarters office consists of the Executive Director of the Board of Fisheries, the Executive Director of the Board of Game, two publications specialists, an administrative manager and an administrative assistant. Outside of Juneau, five regional coordinators work with headquarters staff to provide assistance to the 84 local fish and game advisory committees in the Arctic, Interior, Southwest, Southcentral, Southeast and Western regions of the state. The regional coordinators’ primary focus is to provide support to the local advisory committees and the general public within the respective region.