Back in September, we heard from interests who believe Alaska is using its majority on the North Pacific Fishery Management Council to the detriment of Washington and Oregon industry players.
Now comes another voice urging greater Washington and Oregon representation on the council to balance out Alaska's advantage.
In this memo to Washington's congressional delegation, Bob Alverson of the Seattle-based Fishing Vessel Owners' Association says ... well, you really should read it.
Sure to draw an "Amen!" from Washington and Oregon folks, and raise the hackles of Alaskans.
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