Monthly Archives: April 2017

Commissioner Cotten and Director Kelley visit to Petersburg

ADF&G Commissioner Cotten and Commercial Fisheries Director Kelley will be in Petersburg and holding a meeting with us on Friday, April 28th at 8am in the PVOA office. This meeting will be open to all interested community members. Please join … Continue reading

Posted in Petersburg Events, PVOA Meetings | Comments Off on Commissioner Cotten and Director Kelley visit to Petersburg

Dockside Exams in Petersburg

Dockside examiners will be in Petersburg from April 22-23 to conduct Commercial Fishing Vessel Dockside Exams. Please stop by the Harbormaster Office to sign-up.

Posted in USCG | Comments Off on Dockside Exams in Petersburg

Whale Predation at Hatchery Release Sites presentation

The Petersburg Science Series will have a presentation by University of Alaska student Ellen Chenoweth on Humpback Whale Predation at Hatchery Release Sites this Thursday at 7pm in the High School Library.

Posted in Petersburg Events | Comments Off on Whale Predation at Hatchery Release Sites presentation

Southeast AK Gillnet Emergency Petition

BOF passed an Emergency Petition regarding Southeast AK gillnet submitted by ADF&G. In districts 6, 8, 11, and 15, through the fourth Saturday in July, by emergency order, fishing periods can be established with maximum gillnet mesh size of 6 … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Fish | Comments Off on Southeast AK Gillnet Emergency Petition

Representative Young visit to Petersburg

Representative Don Young and his wife, Anne, will be in Petersburg on Monday, April 10th, and hold a community meeting in the Assembley Chambers from 2-3pm. The public is welcome to attend. There will also be a Business Round Table … Continue reading

Posted in Petersburg Events | Comments Off on Representative Young visit to Petersburg