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Whittier Advisory Committee

The Whittier AC has nine members and meets on an as needed basis. Current members reside in Anchorage, Whittier, Girdwood, Big Lake and Wasilla. This committee primarily focuses on Prince William Sound fisheries issues. It has strong sport and commercial fishing interests. Areas of jurisdiction for the Whittier AC are: GMUs 6, 7, and 14; and PWS–Lower Copper River area fisheries.

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Regional Coordinator

Sherry Wright — sherry.wright@alaska.gov
Phone: (907) 267-2354
Fax: (907) 267-2489

Advisory Committee Members

  • John Van Hyning (Chair) 12/2013
  • Steve Aberle (Vice-Chair) 12/2014
  • Ric Vrsalovic (Secretary) 12/2013
  • Mike Durtschi 12/2015
  • Charles Eldridge (Alternate) 12/2013
  • David Goldstein 12/2014
  • James Norris (Alternate) 12/2013
  • David Pinquoch 12/2014
  • Gordon Scott 12/2015
  • Milton Stevens 12/2015
  • Brad Von Wichman 12/2013

Meeting Information

12 meetings found

Meeting Date
Whittier Fish and Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will have an election meeting on Saturday, November 15th at 1 pm at the Anchor Inn.   Also on the agenda will be preparation of comments for Prince William Sound finfish and shellfish Board of Fisheries proposals.  &#...
10/21/2014
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet Saturday, March 22nd at the Anchor Inn  at 1:00 pm. Agenda will include:  prepare Board of Fisheries proposals to submit.   For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 355-3050.  To be adde...
2/24/2014
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will hold an election meeting at the Anchor Inn in Whittier on November 30th at 1:00 pm.   Also on the agenda will be: Preparation/discussion of a subcommittee to develop BOF proposals for PWS finfish and shellfish...
11/04/2013
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee Meeting
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet March 9th at 1 pm at the Anchor Inn in Whittier in order to finalize comments on the Southcentral Region BOG proposals, and the Statewide BOF proposals. For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 376-9665.If you’...
2/20/2013
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet at the Anchor Inn in Whittier on November 17th at 1 pm in order to hold elections, discuss Joint Board proposals to submit and prepare comments on the Board of Fisheries Statewide proposals. For more information contact J...
10/26/2012
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet at the Inn in Whittier on March 3rd at 2 pm in order to prepare comments on BOF shellfish proposals and consider if they have any BOF or BOG proposals to submit. For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 355-3050. I...
2/16/2012
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee Meeting
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet at the Anchor Inn in Whittier on November 5th at 2 pm in order to hold elections and prepare comments on the Board of Fisheries Prince William Sound finfish and Statewide shellfish proposals. For more information contact ...
10/21/2011
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet March 19th onboard the Babkin on B float at 2:30 pm in order to finalize proposals to submit for Board of Fisheries consideration. For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 355-3050. Dave Pinquoch is supposed to be ...
2/18/2011
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet November 27th at 12 noon at the Anchor Inn to hold elections and discuss proposals to submit for the Prince William Sound. For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 355-3050.If you’d like to see the proposals t...
10/27/2010
Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will hold an election meeting Thursday, October 15th at 7 pm at the Anchor Inn. Also on the agenda will be a discussion of reducing black bear hunting effort in PWS. For more information contact Jon Van Hyning at 376-9665 or Sherr...
9/21/2009
Public Notice For The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet March 7th at the Anchor Inn in Whittier at 1 pm to prepare comments for the upcoming BOF meeting. For more information, contact Jon Van Hyning at 355-3050.If you’d like to see the proposals that are under considerat...
3/01/2009
Notice Of Public Meeting For The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee
The Whittier Fish & Game Advisory Committee will meet November 15th at 11 am at the Anchor Inn to hold elections, prepare comments for the Board of Fisheries PWS / Copper River meeting and consider proposals to submit to the Board of Game for Southcentral Alaska. For more in...
10/27/2008