In making their decision about the Kenai, the BoG chose to ignore the 300+ moose killed in traffic collisions here. Meat harvested from these accidents is eaten by Alaskans. Although not hunted with a gun or bow, a dead and harvested moose is a dead and harvested moose. When these moose are added to the numbers that hunters get, the yield for the Kenai is very plentiful.
The Rossi scandal is exposing the depths of how political cronyism coupled with blatant personal unethical practices have made Alaska wildlife management decisions become based on what is best for big game guides of rich outsiders.