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Southeast & Yakutat Shellfish (Jan. 11-14) & Finfish (Jan. 15-23): January 11-23, 2018

Comment due date: December 28, 2017
Location: Sitka – Sitka Harrigan Centennial Hall
Shellfish issues are scheduled for Jan. 11-14, followed by finfish Jan. 15-23. Public testimony will be heard in two parts, one during the shellfish section and one during the finfish section.
Training opportunity: Boards Support Section is hosting a training course, How to Navigate the Board Process, (PDF 3,395 kB) during the noon break on Jan. 11 & Jan. 15 in the main meeting area. The training will occur roughly ten minutes after the noon break and last approximately one hour. While the training is designed for individuals new to the board process, all are welcome to join. Call Boards Support, 907-465-4110, for more information.

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Meeting Documents (RC1)

Department Reports


Alaska Wildlife Troopers Comments (PDF 155 kB)

Department of Law Memo (PDF 12 kB) (also listed as RC041)

Meeting Proposals

Southeast and Yakutat Finfish and Shellfish View PDF of all proposals for Southeast and Yakutat Finfish and Shellfish | Hide Category Southeast and Yakutat Finfish and Shellfish

Record Copies (RCs) - Other meeting documents & documents submitted at the meeting

RCs 1-6 are documents from ADF&G and are listed above

Record Copy (RC) # Description
RC007 (PDF 1,479 kB) ADF&G Chinook origins memo
RC008 (PDF 46 kB) Alan Reeves Gillnet comments
RC009 (PDF 96 kB) Dan Gallacher King salmon comments
RC010 (PDF 760 kB) Joe Lindholm Proposal 112 comments
RC011 (PDF 46 kB) Office of Subsistence Management Letter re OSM absence
RC012 (PDF 360 kB) Organized Village of Kake Support of Proposals 99, 105 & 106
RC013 (PDF 910 kB) Tomi Marsh Herring proposals comments
RC014 (PDF 43 kB) Van Baker King salmon comments
RC015 (PDF 1,886 kB) Larry Edfelt Taku River king salmon comments
RC016 (PDF 155 kB) Mike Bethers Proposals 132, 133, 76, 82 & 83 comments
RC017 (PDF 2,499 kB) Ron Somerville King salmon testimony
RC018 (PDF 53 kB) Benjamin Timby Proposals 98, 99, 105 & 106 comments
RC019 (PDF 313 kB) Edna Bay AC comments
RC020 (PDF 78 kB) Lloyd Gossman Proposal 235 comments
RC021 (PDF 1,793 kB) Mike Lockabey Coalition of Wrangell fisherman Proposal 235 comments
RC022 (PDF 701 kB) Mike & Karen Lockabey Proposals 54-58, 60 & 235 comments
RC023 (PDF 1,647 kB) Mike & Karen Lockabey Sea otter comments
RC024 (PDF 87 kB) Port Alexander AC comments
RC025 (PDF 39 kB) Sitka AC Emergency shrimp petition
RC026 (PDF 227 kB) ADF&G Response to Sitka AC petition
RC027 (PDF 490 kB) Nancy Hillstrand Emergency pink salmon petition
RC028 (PDF 50 kB) Trout Unlimited Chilkat, King Salmon & Unuk River Chinook Salmon letter
RC029 (PDF 663 kB) Susan Doherty SEAS BOF 2014 PWS meeting summary of deliberations
RC030 (PDF 788 kB) City & Borough of Sitka Resolution No 2018-02 subsistence herring egg harvest
RC031 (PDF 47 kB) Underwater Harvesters Association Proposal 91 comments
RC032 (PDF 78 kB) Southeast Alaska Fishermen's Alliance 2018 Southeast Stock of Concern Action Plan for Chilkat and King Salmon River Chinook comments
RC033 (PDF 338 kB) Tad Fujioka PC159 correction
RC034 (PDF 44 kB) Mike Hamar Proposals 140, 143, 145, 153, & 155 comments
RC035 (PDF 601 kB) Yancey Nilsen personal testimony Proposals 65-70
RC036 (PDF 214 kB) ADF&G Shellfish Public Testimony Log
RC037 (PDF 271 kB) SARDFA Proposal 91 modified language
RC038 (PDF 55 kB) Stacey Wayne Sitka AC District 13 Emergency Petition Shrimp regulation
RC039 (PDF 34 kB) ADF&G per Jensen SE Dungeness plan
RC040 (PDF 31 kB) Ed Tagaban finfish comments
RC041 (PDF 12 kB) Dept of Law Comments on Proposals
RC042 (PDF 140 kB) Kenyatta Bradley Proposal 60 amendment
RC043 (PDF 83 kB) Sidney Kinny herring comments
RC044 (PDF 269 kB) ADF&G Sitka residents shrimp harvest
RC045 (PDF 34 kB) ADF&G per Jensen shrimp permit
RC046 (PDF 37 kB) Chris Good Proposal 91 comments
RC047 (PDF 48 kB) Cody Grussendorf Proposal 142, 143, 145, 146, 153 155 comments
RC048 (PDF 277 kB) ADF&G Proposal 77 substitute language per Cain
RC049 (PDF 29 kB) ADF&G per Ruffner Substitute language proposal 61
RC050 (PDF 29 kB) ADF&G per Ruffner Substitute language proposal 62
RC051 (PDF 32 kB) ADF&G per Ruffner Substitute language proposal 63
RC052 (PDF 30 kB) ADF&G per Ruffner Substitute language proposal 72
RC053 (PDF 151 kB) Don Westlund Proposal 80 amended
RC054 (PDF 76 kB) Al Turner Dungeness crab comments
RC055 (PDF 711 kB) Kathy Hansen SEAFA sea otter letter
RC056 (PDF 19 kB) Anthony Taiber Proposals 140, 143, 145, 153 & 155 comments
RC057 (PDF 34 kB) Robert Odmark Proposal 145 comments
RC058 (PDF 1,585 kB) Mike Lockabey Letter to Sec of Interior Zinke re sea otters
RC059 (PDF 328 kB) Andrew Fiske Proposal 60 comments
RC060 (PDF 70 kB) Stacey Wayne Sitka AC Proposal 60 Substitute Language
RC061 (PDF 32 kB) ADF&G Proposal 91 substitute language per Cain
RC062 (PDF 26 kB) Karsten Wood finfish comments
RC063 (PDF 62 kB) David Thynes finfish comments
RC064 (PDF 28 kB) Bob Barcas finfish comments
RC065 (PDF 32 kB) ADF&G KT observer finding
RC066 (PDF 368 kB) ADF&G Proposal 56 map
RC067 (PDF 32 kB) Matthew Beck UCI meeting location comment
RC068 (PDF 33 kB) Senator Hughes UCI meeting location comment
RC069 (PDF 579 kB) Tad Fujioka District 13 subsistence shrimp fishery comment
RC070 (PDF 160 kB) ADF&G Hillstrand petition response
RC071 (PDF 176 kB) Don Westlund Proposal 80 info
RC072 (PDF 67 kB) Darell Kapp Proposal 112 spawn-on-kelp metrics
RC073 (PDF 33 kB) Randall Kowalke UCI meeting location comment
RC074 (PDF 53 kB) Vern Halter UCI meeting location comment
RC075 (PDF 51 kB) Dept of Law additional comments
RC076 (PDF 33 kB) Doug Rhodes finfish comments
RC077 (PDF 44 kB) Stacey Wayne Sitka AC proposed annual limit for shrimp District 13
RC078 (PDF 3,444 kB) Susan Doherty SEAS Amalga sockeye genetic info
RC079 (PDF 3,637 kB) Susan Doherty SEAS Chinook mortality on seine fish
RC080 (PDF 325 kB) Charles Clement finfish comments
RC081 (PDF 330 kB) Seth Charlton Proposal 184 comments
RC082 (PDF 33 kB) ADF&G per Cain BGP RC045 as amended Sitka shrimp final
RC083 (PDF 5,191 kB) ADF&G Rockfish outreach & release data
RC084 (PDF 209 kB) Juneau-Douglas AC additional comments
RC085 (PDF 619 kB) Richard Curran Proposal 116 comments
RC086 (PDF 221 kB) Tyler Green King salmon comments
RC087 (PDF 247 kB) Dorothy Thomsen herring comments
RC088 (PDF 1,881 kB) Chris Conder proposal comments
RC089 (PDF 323 kB) Jim Martin Alaska Charter Assoc Proposal 116 comments
RC090 (PDF 611 kB) Robert Neilsen Sitka herring stock comments
RC091 (PDF 47 kB) Peter Keutmann finfish comments
RC092 (PDF 77 kB) Chelsea Borg finfish comments
RC093 (PDF 72 kB) Bill Thomas proposal comments
RC094 (PDF 47 kB) Dalton Bergman finfish comments
RC095 (PDF 1,515 kB) Marvin Adams Herring & Situk River comments
RC096 (PDF 48 kB) ADF&G Index of Comments corrections
RC097 (PDF 45 kB) ADF&G Memo on Jensen Recusal
RC098 (PDF 501 kB) Martin Johnson gillnet comments
RC099 (PDF 750 kB) Sandy Souter Alaska General Seafoods herring comments
RC100 (PDF 996 kB) Glenn Reed Pacific Seafood Processors Assoc herring comments
RC101 (PDF 464 kB) Mark Roberts Proposal 177 & Chinook stocks of concern comments
RC102 (PDF 48 kB) Kimberley Strong Chilkat Indian Village Chilkat River king salmon comments
RC103 (PDF 42 kB) Jerry McCune Cordova District Fishermen United proposal comments
RC104 (PDF 311 kB) John Cvetich proposal comments
RC105 (PDF 26 kB) Yancey Nilsen Proposals 98, 99, 105 & 106 comments
RC106 (PDF 278 kB) Fabian Grutter Proposal 98 comments
RC107 (PDF 501 kB) Fabian Grutter Proposals 141-143 comments
RC108 (PDF 699 kB) Jacquelyn Sidor proposal comments
RC109 (PDF 602 kB) Don Reid Alaska Marine Lines proposal comments
RC110 (PDF 19 kB) Blake Bousley proposal comments
RC111 (PDF 603 kB) Alaska Trollers Association Revised position on Chinook Stocks of Concern Action Plans
RC112 (PDF 175 kB) Jeff Farvour PC069 correction
RC113 (PDF 139 kB) Adam Hacket PC02 correction
RC114 (PDF 425 kB) Tim Ryan North Pacific Seafoods proposal comments
RC115 (PDF 595 kB) Harriet Miyasato Beleal herring testimony
RC116 (PDF 23 kB) Silas Flor finfish comments
RC117 (PDF 50 kB) Lance Preston salmon comments
RC118 (PDF 26 kB) Marty Smith proposal comments
RC119 (PDF 32 kB) Sharil Smith finfish comments
RC120 (PDF 25 kB) Brandon Kenfield finfish comments
RC121 (PDF 319 kB) Robert Swanson herring comments
RC122 (PDF 302 kB) Alannah Alber herring comments
RC123 (PDF 285 kB) Mitch Keplinger herring comments
RC124 (PDF 299 kB) Brian Allen herring comments
RC125 (PDF 30 kB) Haines Borough Chilkat River & King Salmon Stock of Concern Action Plan comments
RC126 (PDF 43 kB) Will Bousley gillnet comments
RC127 (PDF 19 kB) Jacob Bell finfish comments
RC128 (PDF 875 kB) Carter Hughes oral testimony
RC129 (PDF 523 kB) Dan & Kristen Zarlengo herring comments
RC130 (PDF 301 kB) Keith Nolan herring comments
RC131 (PDF 371 kB) Tanner Mackiewicz herring comments
RC132 (PDF 388 kB) Ann Marie DeCollibus herring comments
RC133 (PDF 336 kB) Wayne Unger herring comments
RC134 (PDF 297 kB) Cassidy Alber herring comments
RC135 (PDF 362 kB) Don Westlund King Salmon Action Plan solutions
RC136 (PDF 554 kB) Clay Koplin City of Cordova Sitka Sound Herring fishery comments
RC137 (PDF 1,180 kB) NSRAA Resolution 2017-11 concerning Chinook
RC138 (PDF 409 kB) Dennis Gray herring comments
RC139 (PDF 552 kB) Dawn Khaaxwaan Jackson herring comments
RC140 (PDF 159 kB) Marla Howard herring comments
RC141 (PDF 230 kB) Callie Simmons herring comments
RC142 (PDF 550 kB) Wade Martin herring comments
RC143 (PDF 556 kB) Cheryle Enloe herring comments
RC144 (PDF 306 kB) Frances Brann herring comments
RC145 (PDF 1,950 kB) Jared Gross Proposal 140 comments
RC146 (PDF 373 kB) Tiffany Justice herring comments
RC147 (PDF 467 kB) Lee House herring comments
RC148 (PDF 462 kB) Alaire Hughey herring comments
RC149 (PDF 501 kB) Calvin Bigelow Chinook salmon comments
RC150 (PDF 420 kB) Carol Hughey herring comments
RC151 (PDF 238 kB) Susan Doherty SEAS herring proposal comments
RC152 (PDF 2,631 kB) Tad Fujioka Distribution of Unuk & Chilkat Chinook testimony
RC153 (PDF 656 kB) USAG & SEAS 2018 agreement
RC154 (PDF 395 kB) Mark Mackiewiecz herring comments
RC155 (PDF 250 kB) Billy Vollendorf herring comments
RC156 (PDF 294 kB) David Hilty herring comments
RC157 (PDF 304 kB) London Alber herring comments
RC158 (PDF 297 kB) Nina Alber herring comments
RC159 (PDF 49 kB) Rob Schwartz finfish comments
RC160 (PDF 25 kB) Shannon Vandervest gillnet comments
RC161 (PDF 43 kB) Floyd Wood gillnet comments
RC162 (PDF 26 kB) Chad Smith gillnet comments
RC163 (PDF 324 kB) Bruce Marifern proposal comments
RC164 (PDF 301 kB) LeRoy Johns herring comments
RC165 (PDF 307 kB) Tanya Johns herring comments
RC166 (PDF 304 kB) Clayton Dahrst herring comments
RC167 (PDF 307 kB) Kymberly Johns herring comments
RC168 (PDF 305 kB) Dustin Brigham herring comments
RC169 (PDF 303 kB) Kody Johns herring comments
RC170 (PDF 1,499 kB) Zack Foss Proposal 133, 134, 182 & king salmon action plan comments
RC171 (PDF 319 kB) Emil Nelson Sitka herring proposal comments
RC172 (PDF 332 kB) Aaron Miller herring comments
RC173 (PDF 304 kB) Drew Mathisen herring comments
RC174 (PDF 289 kB) Marina Alber herring comments
RC175 (PDF 317 kB) Ezra Campbell herring comments
RC176 (PDF 277 kB) Jared Cockrum herring comments
RC177 (PDF 371 kB) Louie Alber herring comments
RC178 (PDF 311 kB) Trygve Westergard herring comments
RC179 (PDF 287 kB) Joe Schwantes herring comments
RC180 (PDF 369 kB) Deborah Lee Yearwood herring comments
RC181 (PDF 275 kB) Andrew Hankerd herring comments
RC182 (PDF 372 kB) Anna Grace Yearwood herring comments
RC183 (PDF 312 kB) Rocky Rutledge herring comments
RC184 (PDF 390 kB) Charles John Yearwood herring comments
RC185 (PDF 306 kB) Philip Schoesler herring comments
RC186 (PDF 391 kB) Hughie Blake herring comments
RC187 (PDF 435 kB) Luke Lester herring comments
RC188 (PDF 392 kB) Ron Blake herring comments
RC189 (PDF 330 kB) Bert McCay herring comments
RC190 (PDF 688 kB) Gary Haynes herring comments
RC191 (PDF 293 kB) Colin Warren herring comments
RC192 (PDF 1,865 kB) Tommy Sheridan Silver Bay Seafoods herring proposal comments
RC193 (PDF 298 kB) Devlan Warren herring comments
RC194 (PDF 342 kB) Samantha Marifern herring comments
RC195 (PDF 296 kB) Dillon Warren herring comments
RC196 (PDF 325 kB) Victor Jones herring comments
RC197 (PDF 297 kB) Kelly Warren herring comments
RC198 (PDF 371 kB) Raymond May herring comments
RC199 (PDF 304 kB) Tim O'Niell herring comments
RC200 (PDF 299 kB) Marshall Warren herring comments
RC201 (PDF 307 kB) Ronald Porter herring comments
RC202 (PDF 4,898 kB) Matt Kinney Sitka herring petition
RC203 (PDF 628 kB) Harriet Miyasato Beleal herring testimony
RC204 (PDF 409 kB) Jean Arnold herring roe fishery testimony
RC205 (PDF 1,061 kB) Kenyatta Bradley herring testimony
RC206 (PDF 34 kB) Vernon Hill herring comments
RC207 (PDF 31 kB) Kevin Beam troll comments
RC208 (PDF 1,710 kB) Davey Lubin humpback whales & herring research
RC209 (PDF 34 kB) Lance Watkins Proposal 103 withdrawal
RC210 (PDF 140 kB) Boards Support 2018-287-FB Southeast Crab Observer Finding
RC211 (PDF 678 kB) Larry Edwards herring proposal comments
RC212 (PDF 489 kB) Martina Kurzer herring testimony
RC213 (PDF 291 kB) Kelsie Barbour herring comments
RC214 (PDF 569 kB) Holly Marban herring comments
RC215 (PDF 591 kB) Mike Jackson Organized Village of Kake Proposal 99 herring comments
RC216 (PDF 640 kB) Peter Bradley herring testimony
RC217 (PDF 562 kB) Dennis Thacker Proposal 159 comments
RC218 (PDF 991 kB) Matt Donohoe king salmon troll comments
RC219 (PDF 515 kB) Eric Jordan Proposal 174 substitute language
RC220 (PDF 1,299 kB) Debe Brincefield herring testimony
RC221 (PDF 17,860 kB) ADF&G per Payton Subsistence Harvest of Pacific Herring Spawn in Sitka Sound
RC222 (PDF 19 kB) Richard Eliason USAG & SEAS Agreement comments
RC223 (PDF 28 kB) Southeast Alaska Subsistence Regional Advisory Council Proposal 195 & 196 comments
RC224 (PDF 808 kB) Martin Johnson USAG & SEAS Agreement comments
RC225 (PDF 951 kB) Dale Kelley Alaska Trollers Association Stocks of Concern Action Plan testimony
RC226 (PDF 203 kB) Southeast Herring Conservation Alliance Proposal 94 support withdrawal
RC227 (PDF 1,381 kB) Kenyatta Bradley revised RC205 testimony
RC228 (PDF 1,047 kB) Chris Conder Juneau Charter Boat Owners Assoc additional comments
RC229 (PDF 545 kB) Ralph Brady herring testimony
RC230 (PDF 491 kB) Cale LaDuke Proposal 116 & king salmon comments
RC231 (PDF 818 kB) Lisa Terry Alaska Independent Tendermen's Association herring comments
RC232 (PDF 5,555 kB) Cynthia Wallesz USAG Lynn Canal salmon in drift gillnets research
RC233 (PDF 352 kB) Jeff Farvour Ketchikan area remote lodges map
RC234 (PDF 19 kB) Patrick Dunbar Proposal 155 comments
RC235 (PDF 4,909 kB) Nancy Hillstrand PWS straying petition background
RC236 (PDF 158 kB) ADF&G Finfish Public Testimony Log

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