COMMERCIAL FISHERIES ENTRY COMMISSION
FRANK H. MURKOWSKI, GOVERNOR
8800 GLACIER HWY, #109
JUNEAU, AK 99801
(907) 789-6150 Licensing Calls
(907) 789-6160 Other Business
(907) 789-6170 FAX
(907) 789-6180 BBS
December 22, 2003
Only vessel owners whose vessels commercially harvested Bering Sea hair crab in the directed fishery in at least one calendar year during the time period 1993 through 1995; and in at least one calendar year during the time period 1996 through 2002 (note there were no openings in 2001 or 2002), or in at least two calendar years during the time period 1993 through 1995, are eligible to apply for vessel permits in this fishery.
Application forms are also available at the Alaska Department of Fish and
Game office in
Applications must be postmarked by
The commission encourages eligible vessel owners to submit their applications as soon as possible. Anyone needing assistance in completing the application form is urged to contact the commission at (907) 789-6160.