This week, our deeper dive is about recent proposals in Alaska that could shut down a ton of Caribou hunting for non-residents.
Read Alaska Board of Game Proposals for upcoming meeting here: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=gameboard.meetinginfo&date=01-26-2024&meeting=kotzebue
Submit Public Comment Here:https://survey123.arcgis.com/share/9af2ddc8fa584113a3d3d476ae9bef8b
Read Outdoor Life Article here: https://www.outdoorlife.com/conservation/proposals-to-close-non-resident-caribou-hunting-in-northwest-alaska/
We bring the fishing corner back, checking in with what Michael has been up to.
A few news items this week include:
The Supreme Court recently denied the state of Alaska’s request to overturn the EPA decision from last year that had blocked the Pebble mine in Bristol Bay.
In Washington, a bill was recently introduced to make foraging, hunting, fishing and trapping a constitutional right.
In Kentucky, the largest conservation easement in the state’s history was recently announced.
Link to MTN Tough Podcast with Dustin Diefenderfer https://youtu.be/iPxMihlswwk?si=2kDNEO2rORxizMSm