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Clam harvest restricted, study finds low abundance on Ninilchik beach

...wrote that the cause of the decline is unknown, but could have resulted from poor spawning or settling success.Carol Kerkvliet, assistant area management biologist in Fish and Game's Homer office, said the department first started studying...
Southern streams open for kings

...or greater. "If you harvest a king 20 inches or greater, you stop fishing in those streams for the day," said Carol Kerkvliet, assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Kerkvliet said there is a combined...
Lull in sockeye fishing as late run kings to open in the stocked Selodvia Fishing Lagoon and Homer Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon have been catching fish, too, said Carol Kerkvliet, assistant Homer area management biologist for Fish and Game. Off Homer's spit, anglers have been catching pollock...
Anglers target feeder king salmon

...two king salmon. "The majority of the fish that are caught out there are feeder kings," he said to the board. Carol Kerkvliet, assistant area management biologist in the Homer office of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said feeder kings...
Archery fishing proposed for salmon

...salmon and only allowed for species with no bag limits or liberal bag limits," said Homer area management biologist Carol Kerkvliet. Several anglers took issue with the idea that archery was unsafe. Jim Stubbs, a representative of the Anchorage...
Anchor River king fishery liberalized

...the annual catch limit of kings and extend the saltwater fishery to within one mile on either side of the mouth. Carol Kerkvliet, a fisheries biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game out of Homer, said the board's decision was...
Fishing Reports

...far away. Anchor River -- Steelhead fishing has been fair and Dolly Varden fishing has been good, according to Carol Kerkvliet, Fish and Game assistant area management biologist in Homer. Expect crowds. Water conditions are good, but can...
Annual season kick off sends anglers on hunt for kings and cash in Homer

...the waters of Kachemak Bay, trolling for feeder kings that reside in the area feasting and fattening them selves. Carol Kerkvliet, an assistant management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Homer, said the fish caught hail...
Lack of funds closes Anchor River weir of king salmon with the help of DIDSON sonar technology, and then to count the fall coho salmon run. However, Carol Kerkvliet, Fish and Game assistant area management biologist, said there was no funding source to keep counting silvers this...
King season starts with waiting game

...low water levels.The Ninilchik River and Deep Creek opened last weekend to kings and brought mixed results, said Carol Kerkvliet of Fish and Game in Homer. Both areas will reopen at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, remaining open through midnight Monday...


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