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ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME
Sam Cotten, Commissioner

DIVISION OF SPORT FISH
Tom Brookover, Director

Contact:
Tom Taube
Deputy Director
Phone: 907-459-7225

October 28, 2015

PUBLIC MEETINGS SCHEDULED TO SOLICIT INPUT ON SPORT FISH GUIDE REGISTRATION, LOGBOOK PROGRAM, AND HOUSE BILL 41

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Sport Fish (ADF&G) welcomes and encourages sport fishing business owners, guides and others interested in the guide registration and logbook program to meet with staff to discuss each program and provide input on how they might be improved. House Bill 41 (HB 41) was introduced in the 2015 legislative session and, if adopted, would re-establish sport fish business and guide license and vessel registration requirements and associated fees. ADF&G will be hosting public meetings in the communities and on the dates listed below to discuss the Sport Fish Guide Registration, Logbook Program, and HB 41.


November 2, 6:00 p.m.: Juneau – Glacier View Rm #221, Egan Library, UAS
November 3, 6:30 p.m.: Sitka – Sealing Cove Business Center (Alice Loop Rd), Rm 108
November 4, 6:00 p.m.: Ketchikan – ADF&G Conference Room, Suite 209

November 12, 6:00 p.m.: Fairbanks – ADF&G Conference Room, 1300 College Rd

November 17, 5:30 p.m.: Soldotna – Donald E. Gilman River Center
November 18, 5:30 p.m.: Homer – Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center, Seminar Room
November 19, 6:30 p.m.: Seward – Seward City Council Chamber

December 14, 6:30 p.m.: Anchorage – William Jack Hernandez Hatchery Conference Room
December 15, 5:30 p.m.: Wasilla/Palmer – Best Western Lake Lucille Inn, Frontier Room
December 16, 7:00 p.m.: Kodiak – Kodiak Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center


For further information contact Tom Taube at (907) 459-7225.