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Fishing report Still caught on sockeyes

...rod and reel the targeted species right now is sockeye salmon, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Jason Pawluk. It has been a strange season for sockeye salmon, Pawluk said. The groups swimming...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-23/fishing-report-still-caught-on-socke
News
JBER soldier attacked by bear

...way of telling if the same bear was involved in Sunday's attack, said Jessy Coltrane, a wildlife biologist with Alaska Department of Fish and Game, which also responded to the latest encounter. Coltrane said genetic material from the bear in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-21/jber-soldier-attacked-by-bear
News
State takes ownership of Eagle Rock Boat Launch

...habit, the Poore's have owned the boat launch site since the 50s, and he can keep an eye on things now that the Alaska Department of Natural Resources operates the boat launch and parking area. The site is now owned by the state, purchased through...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-20/new-ownership-at-eagle-rock-boat-lau
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New reg should usher in new attitude on Kenai River

On Saturday, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game limited anglers fishing the late run of Kenai River king salmon to catch-and-release fishing and, in a new...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-19/new-reg-should-usher-in-new-attit
Opinion
Sockeye still the fish to follow

...dipnet fishery on that river has seen its area expanded from the mouth upstream to the Sterling Highway Bridge as Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers work to control the escapement of red salmon up the river. The number of sockeye entering...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2014-07-17/sockeye-still-the-fish-t
Fishing
Kenai River king salmon restricted to catch-and-release

...cannot be removed from the water - they must be released immediately, according to a Thursday emergency order. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game defines a barbless hook as one that is either manufactured without a barb or has a barb that has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/kenai-river-king-salmon-restricted-t
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Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

...better to ask questions before you go out because it's a lot less expensive when you get yourself into trouble." Alaska Department of Fish and Game regulations state, "the salmon must be marked before the salmon is concealed from plain view...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-16/wildlife-troopers-increase-fishery-e
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CIFF to argue state costs in fisheries lawsuit

...Department of Law $12,924 for representing the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. That was 20 percent of the state's...reviewing and drafting memos and briefs, talking to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, reviewing fishery data and communicating...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-15/ciff-to-argue-state-costs-in-fisheri
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First oil spill response drill planned near Nome

...side to simulate a fuel spill and try to keep it out of Grantley Harbor, Melton said.Other participants are the Alaska Department of Conservation, and Gay Sheffield, a marine biologist with the University of Alaska Fairbanks marine advisory...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-14/first-oil-spill-response-drill-plann
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Area management biologists juggle competing interests during 2014 season

...both set and drift gillnetting commercial fishers have found their means, methods and available time affected as Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers juggle competing fishing interests and conservation during the busiest time of the fishing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-16/area-management-biologists-juggle-co
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