Daily Archives: November 16, 2012

Voters issue a powerful mandate for hunting, fishing and gathering on Hawaii island

The ballot item on the formation of a hunting, fishing and gathering advisory commission in the November 6 election passed by almost 2 to 1 margin. A total of 37,366 people voted for the item while 19,751 voted no and 6,676 left it blank.
Support for the commission apparently has no geographical boundaries as it was […]

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HTH: MEMBERS SOUGHT FOR GAME MANAGEMENT COMMISSION

MEMBERS SOUGHT FOR GAME MANAGEMENT COMMISSION
http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/sections/news/local-news/members-sought-game-management-commission.html
By PETER SUR
Tribune-Herald staff writer
When voters on Nov. 6 approved the creation of a Game Management Advisory Commission, they added to the Hawaii County Charter a 128-word statement that explains the broad scope over which the commission is empowered to make recommendations.
“For the benefit of present and future generations,” the […]

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