Alaska Governor Names 11 Stakeholders to 15-Member ByCatch Task Force
Last Friday Governor Mike Dunleavy announced the names of 11 industry stakeholders to serve on his Alaska Bycatch Review Task Force, established by administrative order last November.
Their mission is to explore the issue of bycatch and provide “recommendations to policymakers with the goal of improving the health and sustainability of Alaska’s fisheries.”
Dunleavy’s administrative order was announced a year before his first term ends and nearly three months after he declared his candidacy for a second term. It was met with cautious optimism by many who have been ...
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