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Borough seeks categorical exclusion for North Road Extension

...Nikiski Community Council meeting, saying the borough has received verbal non-objections to the project from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Kenai Watershed Forum and the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, it is in the process of seeking...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-18/borough-seeks-categorical-exclusion-
News
Organization aims to rebuild Southeast herring stocks

...locations were once more consistent. Though the Alaska Department of Fish and Game says its data don't support either...proliferated. Inconsistent spawn? David Harris, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Juneau-area management biologist...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-08-14/organization-aims-to-rebuild-sou
Fishing
Reminder: Deadline to return personal-use permits is Friday

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is reminding residents who utilized the Upper Cook Inlet personal-use fisheries this year to turn in their permits by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-13/personal-fisheries-permits-to-be-ret
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Pinks still dominating the waterways

...affecting fishing climate in the Kenai and Kasilof rivers, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Jason Pawluk. Due to recent heavy rains and large tides occurring in the Cook Inlet, the large flow...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-13/pinks-still-dominating-the-waterways
Fishing
State salmon harvest surpasses 104 million as season winds down

The statewide commercial salmon catch has topped 100 million fish.Through Aug. 5, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, or ADFG, estimated that commercial fishermen had landed 104.7 million salmon, including 40.7 million sockeyes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-07/state-salmon-harvest-surpasses-104-m
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Cleaning up the Kenai

...that have lead to the beaches being cleaner and easier to clean in recent years. During the 2014 season, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game never allowed the dipnet fishery to extend for 24-hour periods meaning city crews had the chance to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-04/cleaning-up-the-kenai
News
Oral history being recorded from the Upper Kobuk

...documents will also include decades of fish surveys and inventories collected by the Ambler community and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Commack said all the information will be reviewed by the community's elders and then distributed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-03/oral-history-being-recorded-from-the
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Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...members have been equipped with the knowledge to do so by their experience and the research and hard work of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. A ballot initiative to ban a gear type has the potential to allow hundreds of thousands of Alaskans...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-31
Letters
Pinks impossible not to catch

Pinks Pink fishing is excellent right now on both rivers, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Jason Pawluk. "Pinks are so numerous it makes catching other species almost impossible," Pawluk...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-06/pinks-impossible-not-to-catch
Fishing
Pinks the fishery to target

...in low numbers right now on both Kenai and Kasilof rivers, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Jason Pawluk in an email. Right now the fishing is very slow on both tributaries. The waters higher...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2014-07-30/pinks-the-fishery-to-tar
Fishing

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