USAG Mid-Summer 2010 Update

23 Jul

A few summer issues … USAG is still following the Sealaska Lands Bill.  We have been actively engaged with United Fishermen of Alaska to make sure our concerns are well represented.  The bill is expected to be formally adopted in ... Read more »

UFA Update

7 Jul

The next UFA board of Directors meeting will be held September 28-30 at the Clarion Suites in Downtown Anchorage, 1110 West 8th Ave. UFA board meetings are open to members and invited guests.

UFA dues for Alaska commercial fishing permit ... Read more »

UFA Update – May 18, 2010

20 May


1. NOAA Aquaculture listening session Anchorage, May 21
2. Sens. Murkowski, Boxer and Begich Introduce Bill to Extend Moratorium on Discharge Permits for Commercial Vessels
3. Murkowski, Wyden Bill Would Lift Restrictions on Fishermen’s Use of Capital Construction AccountsRead more »

USAG Legislative Overview 2010

19 May

USAG’s executive director also works as the group’s lobbyist during the legislative session. The board makes decisions on the more weighty issues. We are engaged on most if not all legislative bills directly impacting the Southeast Gillnetters and the commercial ... Read more »

UFA Update – April 20, 2010

21 Apr

Question for members & other recipients – Please let us know if use a modem / telephone line connection, or satellite connection that is billed by bandwidth to read UFA Updates. We send this update in a text only ... Read more »