SEAGO’s Executive Director, Samantha Weinstein, will be in Yakutat July 5th through 7th. Any charter industry members or members of the public interested in discussing local fisheries, tourism, or other issues should e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a meeting.
Juneau Sports and Guided Fishing Emergency Order:
King Salmon fishing around Juneau's Macaulay Hatchery closed July 1 at 12:01 a.m.
Click HERE for details.
2016 Changes to the NPFMC and the IPHC
On June 27, the U.S. Secretary of Commerce officially announced the appointment of Theresa Peterson and Buck Laukitis to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council), effective August 11, 2016. The two replace Duncan Fields, ending his third three-year term, and David Long, ending his one three-year term. Both new Council members are coastal Alaskans who support small-boat fishermen and have a background in conservation work.
For more information, click HERE.
As always, feel free to contact SEAGO with any questions or comments relating to the Southeast guided fishing industry.
Have a safe and fun 4th of July weekend!