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State agencies seek public input


Commercial troll fishery public meeting to be held in Petersburg

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game will hold commercial troll public meetings in Petersburg on Wednesday, April 2 at 12:30 pm in the Petersburg Library Conference Room.

Meeting topics will include, but are not limited to, plans for the 2014 spring and summer troll fisheries, the 2014 Pacific Salmon Treaty Chinook salmon abundance index and quota, and a review of the 2013 troll season.

All members of the public are welcome to attend.

State seeks public input on ferry schedule

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is seeking public input on the winter and spring 2014/2015 Alaska Marine Highway System ferry schedule.

A view of the schedule can be found at

Written comments will be accepted prior to April 5 via email at and by fax at 907-586-8365.

A teleconference to hear comments and consider adjustments is scheduled Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. for Southeast schedules. The meeting will be held in Ketchikan at the Alaska Marine Highway Central Office.


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