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Drifters head into the season, setnets to remain dry

...drift gillnet fleet. "Kasilof sockeye are very beach oriented and they come up the beaches. They're not available to the drifters very well," Shields said. Last year, the commercial fleet was under similar restrictions due to low king salmon runs...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-19/drifters-head-into-the-season-setnet
News

...to pregnancy and childrearing, behavioral economist Isabel V. Sawhill sees a cultural divide between the planners and the drifters.The senior fellow at the Brookings Institution argues in a new book, "Generation Unbound: Drifting into Sex and Parenthood...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-09-26-1
Community
Upper Cook Inlet sockeye harvest forecasted to beat 2014

...more pronounced."Typically it's not quite a 50-50 split between drifters and setnetters," said Assistant Area Management Biologist Aaron Dupuis. "Usually the drifters get a bit more, but the difference increased quite a bit since we've...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/trends/2015-02-23/upper-cook-inlet-sockeye-harvest-f
Trends
Fish and Game predicts average year for Cook Inlet commercial harvest

...the Kenai River sockeye salmon run. Fish and Game is projecting a run of about 3.6 million sockeye salmon which means that drifters could get an additional 12-hour period before July 15 - though they're restricted to a section of the Cook Inlet near the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-05/fish-and-game-predicts-average-year-
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Communities donate for graduation party

...Enterprises), Alaska Railroad Corp., Alaska USA, Allen & Petersen, Arby's, Arctic Fox Espresso, Artworks, Bear Paw Drifters, Beemun's, Big G Electric, Blockbuster, Bob Shirnberg-DJ, Boys & Girls Club, Brown Insurance, C&C Glass, Candy...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/060408/let_212988989.shtml
An Outdoor View: Trouble with gill-netters

...fishing puts him at odds with all other user groups, even the East-side setnetters, who often are shut down while the "drifters" are allowed to fish. If seated, Maw can be expected to try to reverse some of what other user groups have gained in salmon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-29/an-outdoor-view-trouble-with-gil
Outdoors

...gave me a look that said, "Hey, keep it quiet! Can't you see I'm talking here!"I've noticed a lot of these lane drifters lately. On a left turn I take every morning, I seem to be the only driver who stays in the right lane all the way through...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-01-03-0
Community
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Drift fishermen critical of new management plan

...Roland Maw said the average drifter caught about 18,000 pounds...according to Maw and other drifters. Cook Inlet fisheries are...enter borough waterways, with drifters targeting other salmon. Maw...returns with the fact that drifters weren't catching those fish...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-06
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King salmon restrictions affect sockeye management

...two 6-hour periods a week. For the drifters, who fish from boats, the corridors...and are usually too close to shore for drifters to catch, said Aaron Dupuis, assistant...inriver goal."The east side setnets and drifters fished Thursday. An Emergency Order...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/king-salmon-restrictions-affect-sock
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