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Winter 2013-2014 (PDF)

Sharing the Burden of Conservation,
Presidents Message
Executive Director Report
Alaska Board of Fisheries - finding #91-129-FB
Alaska's Sheep Management – catching the interest of sheep hunters throughout North America
Personal Watercraft Club of Alaska (PWCA) news
2014 AOC Annual Meeting – Invitation
2014 Annual Banquet - Egan Center
USFWS Preemption of State Hunting Regulations on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge
Obituaries
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
"Mike" Dalton honored
Dear Alaskan Outdoor Enthusiast
Ruth's Salmon Loaf Recipe

Summer 2013 (PDF)

The Political/Regulatory Process of Hunting, Fishing & Access in Alaska's Public Lands/Waters
Presidents Message
Executive Director Report
Respected elder's lawsuit posed challenge for state
Kings curbed, Individuals can't keep them, while commercial boats fish on!
Commercial Salmon Harvests
Halibut Catch "Sharing" Plan Threatens Alaska's Recreational Charter Fishing Fleet
Sam E. McDowell "Concerned Alaskan"
2013 AOC Annual Awards Banquet
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
Macaroni Salad
Books that may interest you

Winter 2012-2013 (PDF)

Alaska's Landscapes - Deciding who gets to be on it
Snomads' Community Enhancement
Mining and how it affects us all
Your Fair Share of a public resource?
Kenai Peninsula Brown Bear Hunters
Slog through Soggy 2012, but See Sunshine Ahead
2013 AOC Annual Meeting
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
Blueberry Pudding Cake
Bill Iverson - AOC President
Passing of some of our long-time supporters.

3nd Annual Anchorage Banquet & Fundraiser

 
Questions of Candidates running for the Alaska Legislature in 2012
Roadblocks Ahead for Alaska's Outdoors Folks
Who should Alaska make sure gets their fish? No Matter What?
Tanana Valley Sportsmen's Association
DRAFT Eastern Interior RMP/EIS Public comment period extended
CACFA Chairman – Representative Wes Keller
Citizens' Advisory Commission on Federal Areas (CACFA)
Joel L. Hard
Comments on the passing of Representative Carl Gatto
Alaska Department of Natural Resource (DNR)
Current Efforts to Protect Public Access to Public Resources
Your Fair Share of a public resource?
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
Moose Tips in Gravy
John Lang (new board member)
The Fortymile Caribou Herd: Management Success or Avoidable Failure
 
Access to Outdoor activities in Alaska
AOC Annual Meeting Report
Wood Bison are Ready to Ramble
Legislative Update
Predator management program (or the lack of) on the Kenai Peninsula.
Alaska Moose Federation: A Year in Review
Lawsuit protecting the use of Alaska's Navigable Waters
2nd Annual Anchorage Banquet & Fundraiser
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
Baked Salmon (or Halibut)
Doug Buchanan, 1947 -2012. RIP
Dave White – New Board member Bio
open letter from RGS to create the Susitna State Forest
 

Fall 2011 (PDF)

Sharing Alaska's Wildfood Bounty
2012 AOC Annual Meeting Invite
Chitina Dipnet fisheries before the Board of Fisheries - Again
HOW MANY TRIES DOES IT TAKE TO GET A FISHERY REGULATION CORRECT?
Contribute to the Legal Fees of these brave Alaskans
Resist the federal takeover
The Halibut Charter Industry
Todd Clark Bio
Mom's Clam Chowder
 

Spring 2011 (PDF)

How much "Wilderness" designated federal lands are enough for Alaska?
AOC's Outstanding Member Club of the Year
Awards Banquet 2011
AOC Report on the 27th Legislature Halibut - Dollars and Sense!
Reaping the benefits of Predator/Prey Management
DOT&PF Interior Alaska Transportation Plan-Final Plan (Nov 2010)
Alaska's Amazing Fishwheels -DVD review
Al Barrette Bio
Chinook Protection Passes Council
Clamming Clues
 

Winter 2010-2011 (PDF)

Segregation during "Times of Plenty"
RS 2477 Access Legal Defense
Alaska Board of Fisheries Meeting
Ongoing legal challenges
Sidebar: Alaska BOF Meeting
Fish fight
Broken Meatball Soup
AOC/AFWCF 27th Annual Dinner
Proposed Expansion of Military Areas
AOC 2011 Annual Meeting
Ralph Seekins
AIM-COMM Recognizes Outstanding Contribution Volunteers for 2010
IPHC Does a Go Around
 

Fall 2010 (PDF)

Federal agencies drive outdoors people off public lands in AK
Alaska's Largest Caribou Herd Is Stable
Tough Moose Cuts
Personal Watercraft Club of Alaska
Finding the Balance
Federal management of Alaska's fish and game
Right 2 Fish Halibut Update
Richard Yamada Bio
Rebirth of the GMU 13 CHP
 

Summer 2010 (PDF)

McDonald v. Chicago
Kobuk Seward Resource
Management Plan (RMP)
Salmon Canning Procedures
Alaska 2010 Primary Election
AOC Legislator of the Year – Rep. Mike Kelly
Gary Stevens New AOC Board member
Citizens' Advisory Commission on Federal Areas, CACFA
Alaska Trust Fund – A Gift to Alaska
Upcoming Banquets
Nelchina Caribou Hunts
Where do we go from here?
 

Spring 2010 (PDF)

Changes to Hatcher Pass Motorized Use
Oral Argument in McDonald v. Chicago
New Members Round out AOC Board
Melvin Gore Story
Charter Catch Sharing Plan
Who Owns/Manages Alaska?
Susitna River Research
Annual Awards Banquet
 

Winter 2009 (PDF)

Salmon: Public Stocks That Never Lose Their Value to Alaskans
Who Owns the Halibut? The Commercial Fisherman Do…
Delta River Management Plan Revision
Fairbanks Folks Foster Ice Fishing
 

Spring 2009 (PDF)

Chitina Dipnetters Association and Alaska
F/W Conservation Fund Sue Board of Fisheries and ADF&G
Southeast Alaska- 2009 AK Board of Fisheries Meeting Report
IPHC Demonstrates Intent to Protect Commercial Quota
Can we manage Alaska moose for harvest yields similar to Scandinavia?
Ray Johnson Earns International Hunter
Education Association Award
 

Winter 2008 (PDF)

WHO HAS THE LEGAL RIGHT TO FISH?
THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT
WOUNDED WARRIOR FISHING TRIP
2008 AOC MEETING ISSUES
 

Summer 2008 (PDF)

Vote NO on Ballot Measure 2
Of Bears and Caribou Better Trails Coming
NRA Announcement
Who Owns the Fish?
Tanana Valley Sportsmen's Clubhouse
17b Easements on Ahtna Lands
Primary Candidate Survey 8-9 Clear Sky Sportsmen Serve Community
Juneau Works on Local Shooting Range
Nabesna Trails Project 2 Chitina Dipnetters Start Legal Fund
Hunting and Trapping Museum Expo
 

Spring 2008 (PDF)

BLM Making Plans for a BIG Bite of Alaska: Eastern Interior RMP Underway
Legislative Session Wrap Up
Byron Haley "Anchorman"
Wildlife Management in Rural Alaska
ANCSA 17(b) Easements
Knik River Update
Ballot Initiative Bans Predator Management
Halibut "Buy Back"
AOC Annual Meeting Award Banquet
 

Fall 2007 (PDF)

SOME TURF WITH YOUR FEDERAL TURF?
PASSING OF A CONSERVATION CRUSADER
NORTH SLOPE MUSKOX MYSTERY
FRIENDS OF NRA NEWS
HUNTER HERITAGE FOUNDATION NEWS
 

Summer 2007 (PDF)

CONFLICTS IN SUBSISTENCE MANAGEMENT OF FISH & GAME
BALLOT BOX BIOLOGY
UNDERSTANDING PREDATOR / PREY MANAGEMENT
UNIT 13 TIER II
HUNTER HERITAGE FOUNDATION NEWS
 

Summer 2006 (PDF)

HUNTER HERITAGE OR DEFENDING AN ILLUSION
AOC POLITICAL MUSCLE
NUISANCE WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT
 

Spring 2006 (PDF)

TIME TO BRING BACK FISH & WILDLIFE PROTECTION
SCIENCE BASED GAME MANAGEMENT
HUNT CLEANLY, EAT SAFELY
 

Spring 2005 (PDF)

AOC ANNUAL MEETING
AOC REPLACES ICE HOUSES
FRIENDS OF THE NRA GIVE GRANTS

 

Board Members

AOC Board

President:
emailBill Iverson
1st Vice-President
Southcentral:

emailGary Stevens
2nd Vice-President, Interior
emailAl Barrette
3rd Vice-President, Southeast:
email 
Ron Somerville
Treasurer
emailTodd Clark

Secretary
emailMel Grove
At Large:
email Rob Mathews
Executive Director
email
Rod Arno-Palmer

Adminstrative Director

emailPam Iverson-Soldotna


AWFCF Board

President
emailBill Iverson-Soldotna
Vice-President
emailGary Stevens-Birchwood
Treasurer
emailTodd Clark-Anchorage

Secretary
emailMelvin Grove-Big Lake
At Large
Interior
emailAl Barrette-Fairbanks

emailRob Mathews-Delta Junction
Southeast
emailRon Somerville
South Central

Fund Trustee
email Byron Haley-Fairbanks
emailWarren Olson-Fairbanks

Trust Fund Board

emailChair : Warren Olson
Phone: 907-346-4440
emailVice-Chair: Byron Haley
emailSecretary: Richard Bishop
Trustee: Mary Bishop
Trustee: Kenton Braun
Trustee: Ron Somerville

 

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