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Board passes 44 proposals

...from April 1 to June 15. ? Proposal 318 - Open the Fish Creek personal-use fishery from July 10 to 31 unless the sockeye...from May 15 to June 1. ? Proposal 305 - Closed the Fish Creek drainage to sportfishing. ? Proposal 306 - Move several...
Strong sockeye return forecast for Cook Inlet

...20-year average of 430,000 salmon.Fish Creek, at the northern end of the Inlet...forecast. The 20-year average for Fish Creek is 107,000 sockeyes.If the forecast pans out, the Fish Creek return would be larger than this...
Taking the Plunge: Kayakers claim first known descent of Douglas Island falls

...barrel of a 20-foot drop on upper Fish Creek in an 8-foot kayak. On purpose...descent down that particular stretch of Fish Creek. Freeman said given the number of...been thinking about doing (upper Fish Creek) for about three years, and I know...
Catch 'em as you can

...The total yearly harvest limit in all Upper Cook Inlet personal-use fisheries - including the Kenai, Kasilof and Fish Creek dipnet fisheries - is 25 salmon and 10 flounder with 10 additional salmon for each additional household member, according...
Statewide salmon harvest tops 2005's record haul 2012, and also more than other recent years, despite getting a slightly later start than in some past years. At Fish Creek, near the Knik River, the number of cohos returning each day has slowed down, but about 6,525 were counted through...
ADF&G predicts rise in area sockeye run

...compared to 89,000 last year. The Fish Creek forecast is 61,000 fish, down from 84,000 in 2012. Fish Creek drains from Big Lake into the Cook...department's forecast, while the Fish Creek estimate is within the escapement...
Troopers watch for dipnet violators

...kings is allowed at the Kasilof and Fish Creek dipnet fisheries; an unchanged regulation...River is allowed 24 hours a day. The Fish Creek dipnet fishery is opened by emergency...the Kenai River and dipnetting on Fish Creek. The total yearly harvest limit...
A disaster of state's own making

...more northern district restrictions. Then back to the northern district to finish them off with closures, Susitna and Fish Creek excuses. All along the drift fishery was allowed to fish but they don't catch northern district fish according to...
Fish and Game staff to discuss season forecast, data

...greater than the 20-year-average run at 4 million, the forecasts for the Kasilof, Susitna, and Crescent Rivers and Fish Creek are significantly lower. Shields said he'd discuss the commercial fishing outlook as well as two new projects his...
Boy drowns, woman who tried to rescue him is missing

...and Rescue identified the victims as Luann Spiech, 34, and her son, Kelvin. Divers found the woman's body in the Fish Creek tidal pool before 8 a.m. Tuesday, no more than 20 feet from where her son was found Monday evening, according to...


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