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Kenai Council candidates answer questions at forum

...was managing the fishery well and referred to a proposed road that Kenai plans to build from Bowpicker Lane to the Cook Inlet beach south of the Kenai River, intended to provide better access for dipnetters. The road, he said, "will provide...
Mouth to mouth run

The 2nd fat tire race from the mouth of the Kenai River down the Cook Inlet beach to the mouth of the Kasilof was held Sunday, June 21st to promote clean water and healthy salmon in Cook Inlet. The idea of outdoor...
Kasilof personal-use area expanded; sockeye sport bag limit raised expanded area from Fish and Game markers on the Cook Inlet beaches upstream to the Sterling Highway Bridge. Dipnetting...allowed from Fish and Game markers located on the Cook Inlet beaches upstream to Fish and Game markers at approximately...
Four options to be active on solstice weekend

...Obstacle Course on Saturday. The three-mile race starts at noon at Deep Creek Recreational Park, follows along the Cook Inlet beach bluff, down to Ninilchik Harbor, then up the bluff to finish at Buzz Cafe above the Ninilchik River. The race costs...
Cook Inlet clams up for grabs

...the proposals, in effect, leaving management of the east side beaches up to Fish and Game biologists and the west Cook Inlet beach an unlimited source of clams for those who can reach it. It was surprising news for Joan Smart, whose family charter...
Eastside Cook Inlet beaches closed to clamming

...Management Biologist in Homer. Previously, Fish and Game decreased the clam bag limit from 60 to 25 on all east-side Cook Inlet beaches in 2013 and 2014, and in 2014 closed clamming on a portion of Ninilchik beach. Fish and Game officials do not know...
Refuge Notebook: Ice-age mammals on the Kenai Peninsula - an update

...their initial preservation to localities where the fossils were recovered during floods, by longshore currents along Cook Inlet beaches, or were carried by debris flows. Fossils recovered and identified on the Kenai Peninsula so far represent the...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals

...if the minimum goal is lower, the department might be able to offer commercial fishermen in the ocean and along Cook Inlet beaches a little extra fishing time, without worrying about conserving as many kings. This time around at the Upper Cook...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Management challenge: 'fish wars' escalate as king productivity ebbs

...prelude to the bomb that dropped in November with the filing of an initiative that would ban setnetters from the east Cook Inlet beaches where they have operated for a century. The proposed ballot initiative, crafted as a statewide measure to ban setnets...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Clam harvest restricted, study finds low abundance on Ninilchik beach

...restrictions on Monday.Fish and Game reduced the bag and possession limit of razor clams harvested on eastside Cook Inlet beaches from the mouth of the Kenai River south to the end of the Homer Spit to 25 clams per day and 25 clams in possession...


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