Thursday, May 10, 2018

Sitka troller cited

From the Alaska State Troopers:

Location: Sitka
Type: Commercial troll closed period
On 5/7/18 Alaska Wildlife Troopers cited Jeffery M. Farvour, 49, of Sitka, for commercial power trolling during a closed period aboard the F/V Apollo. Farvour was observed by AWT commercial trolling approximately 2.2 nautical miles into the "Western Channel" troll area which was not opened by emergency order to commercial trolling. Proceeds from a king salmon taken in the area were seized by the state.

3 comments:

  1. Maybe this was an intentional act, so as to
    further the agenda of local fish groups in sitka? since it was so blatant, what else could it be??

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  2. isn't this guy on the advisory panel for npfmc?
    Says a lot .............

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  3. He was, and he is a strong mouthpiece for Benken and Falvey inc.

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