The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Chignik Area Federal Inseason Manager and the Office of Subsistence Management staff will hold a subsistence fishing stakeholder meeting at the Chignik Bay Community hall on Friday, June 7 from 4:00 – 5:30 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to provide all interested parties an opportunity to discuss the upcoming salmon season with USFWS staff.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Federal Inseason Manager
Fisherman and FWS introductions
Federal Subsistence Management Overview
Community Harvest and Federal Subsistence Permits
Fisheries Resource Monitoring Program
Tribal and Corporation Consultation
Regional Advisory Council Applications
Other topics as time permits
Additional meetings covering the same agenda in the communities of Chignik Lagoon and Chignik Lake will be opportunistically scheduled on Saturday and Sunday June 8 and 9 depending upon weather and tide.
For additional information, contact Federal Inseason Manager Jonathon Gerken at (907) 271-2776 or while in the Chignik Area (907) 891-3782. Additional information about the Federal Subsistence Management Program can be found on the Web at http://www.doi.gov/subsistence/ or by visiting www.facebook.com/subsistencealaska