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Current management plan hurting Kenai River

...was once the most popular roadside king fishery in the entire state in May and June, today sees only a dozen or so bank anglers a day. There are still a fair amount of drift boat fishermen on days where you can keep "any" king (Tuesday, Thursday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-06-21/current-management-plan-hurting-k
Opinion
King, sockeye numbers surge

...cumulatively entered the river in the late run. This has produced catchable numbers of fish for boat fishermen and even a few bank anglers, such as Jesse Villarreal of Fort Collins, Colo., who landed a king from the bank at Centennial Park in Soldotna on...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/072707/outdoors_3009.shtml
Patience pays off for silvers

...finished for the most part, but the word on the water is that silver fishing from drift boats has been fairly productive. Bank anglers fishing the confluence of the Kasilof River and Crooked Creek also are picking up a few silvers with some fight in them...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/082407/outdoors_3142.shtml
River concerns remain: Study: Kenai overuse solutions remain murky

...they supported requiring operators to pass a written test for a Kenai boating license. Among drift boaters as well as bank anglers, support for additional drift only days on the lower or middle river was high. Not surprisingly, most power boaters...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022210/new_484092026.shtml
News
Cash landing at Bing's? Popular fishing hole may see some rebuild money

...campground and jumping off point for bank anglers during the red salmon run. It's...adjacent to the Naptowne Rapids -- by bank anglers skyrocket during sockeye runs...explained, not as a day use area for bank anglers, who struggle to find parking...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/110510/new_731569591.shtml
News
Still building: King, red fishing simmers

...their efforts. The situation is much the same on the Kasilof, except slightly more bleak. Fish and Game has reported bank anglers are finding the fishing fair at Crooked Creek State Recreation site, but further downriver at the mouth, dipnetters...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071307/outdoors_2947.shtml
Angling for position: High, turbid water needn't sink high hopes

...anglers using diving plates and bank anglers with side planers should also do...flows.'' High water could be the bank anglers' best friend, pushing the fish...territorial advantage over boats. Bank anglers also won't have to worry about...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/050802/fis_050802alapm0090001.shtml
Outdoors
More kings in the cards?

...catching has been stable and the data indicates anglers fishing from drift boats were having the best success, but bank anglers at the Crooked Creek State Recreation Site have also been catching kings. Anglers on both rivers are starting to pick...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/062008/out_254067494.shtml
Runs pick up, right on time

...Wednesday for a cumulative 122,594 sockeye so far in the late run. This should equate to good catching for dipnetters and bank anglers this weekend. Anglers aiming for something bigger may want to turn their attention to king fishing, since daily counts...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071808/out_258680585.shtml
Fishermen anticipate next run of salmon

...hours. Sockeye have been returning to the Kasilof River in fishable numbers for several days, as well, Begich said. Bank anglers targeting sockeye may want to consider fishing from the Crooked Creek State Recreation Site or near the Sterling Highway...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070408/out_257597053.shtml

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