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Tight Lines: Dolly Varden or Arctic char, that is the question

...char on the Kenai Peninsula is Cooper Lake. This limited distribution, says...More difficult to explain, is the Cooper Lake Arctic char. Dean's best guess...with a "dwarf" Arctic char in Cooper Lake and in the Swanson River drainage...
Son's death weighing on family

...seatbelt.Mike Jezorski was out hunting with friends the day of his son's accident. He returned to his campsite near Cooper Lake and found his daughter, Jess Jezorski, who came out to find him and break the news."That was the longest drive...
Cooper Lake generator fails

...rebuilt generators at Chugach Electric Association's Cooper Lake hydroelectric project has been shut down after a metal...fin could have been damaged during the overhaul. The Cooper Lake plant, licensed in 1957 and commissioned in 1960, now...
Permitting underway for Cooper Creek salmon project

...needed to carry out a project at the Cooper Lake Dam in Chugach National Forest...divert water from Stetson Creek into Cooper Lake. Flow from the lake would be changed...Creek, the access road to the Cooper Lake Dam and the transmission line between...
Peninsula approved for $68.8 million in capital budget

...Chugach Electric Association's Stetson Creek Diversion/Cooper Lake Dam Facilities Project is set to receive about $3...Stetson Creek and a pipeline to move the creek water to Cooper Lake. Water from the lake would then be transferred to Cooper...
PCB cleanup, plant upgrade to proceed

Recent tests found no evidence that the Cooper Lake Hydroelectric Project is presently releasing PCBs into Kenai Lake. However, they did detect PCBs inside the plant. Managers...
Scouting out leaders

Photo by Adam Bauer, Tustumena d Boy Scouts from across the Kenai Peninsula converged on Cooper Lake on Oct. 22 to compete in a series of scout skills. Troops 151 of Soldotna and 568 of Seward (above) joined together and won...
Bear aware: Fish and Game warns residents to remove trash

...bear tracks on the ski trails at the (Kenai National Wildlife) Refuge, and a big, male was taken by a hunter up by Cooper Lake last week, but there hasn't been much else in the way of sightings yet," Selinger said. Still, it won't be...
"Cross-Cultural Mentoring"

...Renewable energy field trip The new Renewable Energy Production and Operations class recently went on a field trip to the Cooper Lake Hydroelectric facility in Cooper Landing as guests of Chugach Electric Association. "This was a very educational tour...
Fish board considers sockeye season change

...and the Kenai River between Aug. 1 and Dec. 31; * Proposal 248, increasing the daily bag limit for Dolly Varden in Cooper Lake from two to five fish; * Proposal 249, decreasing the bag limit for lake trout in Hidden Lake from two to one...


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