Fisheries
4:41 pm
Wed January 22, 2014

Supporters of Banning Commercial Setnets Go to Court... Rural Areas of Alaska Unaffected

The sponsors of a proposed initiative to ban setnetting in urban areas of Alaska are appealing the Lieutenant Governor’s decision to not allow the voters decide the issue. KDLG’s Mike Mason explains.

A map of the non-subsistence use areas in Alaska.
A map of the non-subsistence use areas in Alaska.
Credit Alaska Fisheries Conservation Alliance

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