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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...
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...
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
Peninsula hiking trails offer great views

...summit of Skyline Trail. Whatever your interests and skills, Kenai Peninsula hiking trails fit the bill. Wander Cook Inlet beaches, hike the Kenai River gorge or find a mountaintop view. Hike for an hour or for a week. Watch for moose, Dall...
Emergency order: Dipnetting expanded now allowed 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 markers at river Mile 3. No king salmon...
Clamming: Dirty work brings rewards

...Razor clam beds become exposed on any minus tide, but the lowest low tides are the best for clam digging. Along Cook Inlet beaches south from Kasilof, low tides can dip to minus 5 feet. The best digging is usually one hour before to two hours...
Runs pick up, right on time

...fishermen can dip net for sockeye. Dipnetting from the shoreline is now allowed from the Fish and Game markers on the Cook Inlet beaches upstream to the Sterling Highway Bridge, and dipnetting from a boat is now allowed from the Cook Inlet markers upstream...


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