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Refuge Notebook: Progress on eradicating elodea from the Kenai Peninsula

...State Parks and the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Beck and Daniels Lakes, with many private landowners, drain into Bishop Creek, which wanders in and out of the Refuge enroute to the Cook Inlet. This past winter, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-11-13/refuge-notebook-progress-on-erad
Outdoors

...batter salmon and halibut is what we serve around a bon fire at the Ricks Ranch. We show them our backyard, fishing at Bishop Creek and Swanson River and show them our very favorite place to go almost every week, Captain Cook Park. We look across...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-06-24
Food
Plans for elodea eradication move forward

...lakes. Morton said crews surveyed Bishop Creek along with 68 lakes on the peninsula...and no elodea was found. He said Bishop Creek is a concern because Beck and Daniels...To the best of our knowledge Bishop Creek is not contaminated," Morton...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-27/plans-for-elodea-treatment-move-forw
News
Refuge Notebook: A window of opportunity to eradicate Elodea

...including a day-long paddle down Bishop Creek. Along the way, we collected...only one additional lake in the Bishop Creek watershed, the 200-acre Beck...that Elodea is constrained to the Bishop Creek and Swanson River watersheds...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-11-07/refuge-notebook-a-window-of-oppo
Outdoors

...the nearest fishing hole, which was Swanson River and Bishop Creek. The road beyond Halbouty was a one lane dirt trail...old Willis Jeep until we got to the fishing hole at Bishop Creek. Some went on up Swanson River. There was no bridge at...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-02-19-3
Food
Pioneer Potluck: About Sleepers trailer court, strawberries, dirt and warm Alaskan sunshine

...the nearest fishing hole, which was Swanson River and Bishop Creek. The road beyond Halbouty was a one lane dirt trail...old Willis Jeep until we got to the fishing hole at Bishop Creek. Some went on up Swanson River. There was no bridge at...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-02-20/about-sleepers-tr
Food
More government is not the answer

...of the reasons the salmon run is down in the Bishop Creek drainage is because Bishop Creek used to feed seven lakes. Now it feeds one...with beach site fishermen who have fished the Bishop Creek reds for 30-plus years. They say they're...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-17/more-government-is-not-th
Letters
Kenai Peninsula racing to eradicate elodea

...That's not chump change. And now elodea has been recently confirmed in the 200-acre Beck Lake, part of the same Bishop Creek watershed that includes Daniels Lake. The total estimated bill for eradicating elodea from these three lakes is now...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-08-01/kenai-peninsula-racing-to-eradic
Outdoors
Grannie Annie: From Sleepers Trailer Court to Mallard Park

...Day, which I believe is in June, Jack and Earle at Bishop Creek Bar, put on what they called Kiddies Day. Because...down in the sky and then came back up. Kiddies Day at Bishop Creek lasted for several years, until it got so famous that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-03-05/grannie-annie-fro
Food
Pioneer Potluck: The 4th of July and Watermelon

...and I attended the Kiddie Days at Bishop Creek was on Fathers Day in June. Susan...the tugboats was strung across Bishop Creek for tug of war. Usually guys on one...and parked, lining the road into Bishop Creek on both sides for about a mile...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-03-12
Food

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