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Commissioner Alaska Department of Fish & Game



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The State of Alaska is recruiting for Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.  The Joint Board of Fisheries and Game will consider applications to develop a list of qualified applicants to forward to the governor per AS 44.39.030. 

The commissioner shall be a qualified executive with knowledge of the requirements for protection, management, conservation, and restoration of the fish and game resources of the state (AS 16.05.010).  The commissioner is the principal executive officer of the department, whose mission is to protect, maintain, and improve the fish and game resources of the state, and manage their use and development in the best interest of the economy and the well-being of the people of the state, consistent with the sustained yield principle. 

Applicants should provide: 1) a letter of interest with statements of resource management philosophy and personnel management philosophy, 2) resume, and 3) three professional references.  All application materials must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Monday, December 22, 2014 at:

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National Fisherman Live

National Fisherman Live: 12/16/14

In this episode, Bruce Buls, WorkBoat's technical editor, interviews Long Island lobsterman John Aldridge, who survived for 12 hours after falling overboard in the dead of night. Aldridge was the keynote speaker at the 2014 Pacific Marine Expo, which took place Nov. 19-21 in Seattle.

Inside the Industry

NOAA, in consultation with the Department of the Interior, has appointed 10 new members to the Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee. The 20-member committee is composed of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experience who advise the departments of commerce and the interior on ways to strengthen and connect the nation's MPA programs. The new members join the 10 continuing members appointed in 2012.


Fishermen in Western Australia captured astonishing footage this week as a five-meter-long great white shark tried to steal their catch, ramming into the side of their boat.
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