Petersburg Pilot -


Commercial troll fish meetings scheduled


The Alaska Department of Fish and Game will conduct commercial troll public meetings to be held in towns around Southeast Alaska and Yakutat.

The Petersburg meeting will be held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 in the assembly chambers. The Wrangell meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 in the Wrangell Fire Hall.

Meeting topics will include, but are not limited to, plans for the 2013 spring and summer troll fisheries, the 2013 Pacific Salmon Treaty Chinook salmon abundance index and quota, a review of the 2012 troll season, and new regulations adopted at the 2012 Board of Fisheries meeting. The executive director of the Alaska Trollers Association will attend and present information at some of these meetings. Anyone with an interest in the troll fishery is welcome to attend.


Reader Comments