Wrangell BoF AC to recommend limits on crab pots and shrimp catch
November 16, 2017
The Wrangell Advisory Committee (AC) to the Board of Fish reviewed shellfish proposals for the coming 2017-18 year last week, focusing primarily on several shrimp and crab measures.
Made up of various sport, commercial and subsistence users, locally-formed advisory committees each year put together proposals for changes to fish and game management policies, and have the opportunity to review and weigh in on proposals from other committees. Their comments are then considered by the two boards when the different proposal sets are considered each year.
For the upcoming year the Board of Fish i...