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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...
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...

...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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Pioneer Potluck: About Hunger Hut Bar and Elsie's Flaco's for Kiddie Day, held at Bishop Creek Bar, owned by Earle Robinson and...outfits, headed by Mary Bonell. At Bishop Creek during Kiddie Days there were egg...from being tossed or falling into Bishop Creek. They were also greasy from trying...
Better methods to encourage habitat protection available

...neighbor in to the Kenai River Center. Understand ADF&G has no interest in managing secondary arterial streams like Bishop Creek here on the Kenai Peninsula because of lack of funding and importance. No studies or warnings have been noticed or...


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