Have Your Opinion Heard On Potential Changes

Photo by Paiul Atkins
Photo by Paiul Atkins

The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game:

(Juneau) — The Alaska Board of Game reminds Alaskans that the April 29 deadline is fast approaching for proposed regulations changes pertaining to hunting, trapping, and the use of game for Interior, Arctic and Western regions.

The board issued its 2016/2017 Call for Proposals on February 12, 2016, for game management units 18, 22, 23, and 26A, in the Arctic and Western Region, and for GMUs 12, 19, 20, 21, 24, 25, 26B, and 26C, in the Interior and Northeast Arctic Region. Proposals may be submitted online, or by mail or fax at:

Online: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=process.proposal&board=game

Mail :ADF&G, Boards Support Section P.O. Box 115526 Juneau, AK 99811-5526

Fax: (907) 465-6094

Completed proposal forms must contain a contact telephone number and address. Email addresses are appreciated. Please print or type the individual’s or organization’s name as appropriate.The Call for Proposals, proposal forms, and the board’s meeting schedule are available on the Board of Game website at: www.boardofgame.adfg.alaska.gov or at any Boards Support office. Responsive proposals received by the proposal deadline will be considered by the board at the regional meetings scheduled for January and February 2017. Final proposals will be available for the public on the board’s website by September 2016.Proposals must be received by 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 29, 2016, at the Boards Support Section office in Juneau. A postmark is NOT sufficient for timely receipt.

For further information, contact the Boards Support Section at 465-4110, or ADF&G Boards Support regional offices. To receive email notices for upcoming Board of Game meetings, proposed regulatory changes, and other announcements, sign up online at www.boardofgame.adfg.alaska.gov.