News from Southeast Conference

SEAGO is pleased to share some positive updates on fishing and tourism opportunities in Southeast Alaska after a rough few months.  Executive Director Samantha Weinstein attended this week’s Southeast Conference Mid-Session Summit in Juneau, to hear updates from...

October 2017 Council Update

Agenda Item C1: Charter Annual Registration Initial Review Why is the Council taking action? Without updated information, NMFS and the Council can’t understand or track changes and trends in ownership, participation, and latency. These trends help them evaluate...

5 Meetings You Might Have Missed

1. Alaska Hearing on the MSA Reauthorization Last week, Sen. Sullivan (R-Alaska) hosted a meeting in Soldotna to discuss the Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA) reauthorization with prominent Alaskans. The MSA initially passed in 1976 to enhance the sustainability of U.S....