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Gubernatorial races low-key for primary

...he said he is more than a one-issue candidate, listing education, Medicaid expansion, domestic violence and fish management as other priorities."But when we are a state that generates 90 percent our revenue from oil and gas, from oil...
Mayoral candidates tackle fish management

...regularly discussed topics during a public forum - fish management. Specifically, candidates for the office were asked...causing "life and death" situations when it comes to fish management. "A tremendous amount of stress is being brought...
Kasilof setnetters to open, some face gear restrictions

...come in an about 2,230 fish - well below the lower end of the river's escapement goal range of 5,300 - 9,000 fish. Management biologists announced a closure to sportfishing for early run Kenai king salmon in late February - eliminating the...
Basic fish management principles ignored

The basic principles of fisheries management are simple. The fish come first. Use science to ensure adequate escapement and then allow harvest by users. When uncertain about the science, act conservatively to prevent overfishing.
Sound fish management supported: Kenai council resolution to be shared at Board of Fish meeting

The Kenai City Council at its meeting this week passed a resolution supporting equitable, biology-based management of upper Cook Inlet fisheries.
Arc, Scout lakes restocked : Rainbow trout, grayling released after pike eradication

...department released 1,600 grayling into Arc Lake, following the same infestation treatment. Fish and Game sport fish management biologist Robert Begich said that the fish should take to their new habitat because populations of woodfrog tadpoles...
Trout numbers on upper Kenai River down

...peg the species to number 5,288 in this section, down from the 6,197 in 2001. Robert Begich, the area sport fish management biologist with Fish and Game, said the study also revealed a decline in the number of smaller fish living in the...
Group wants to turn wasted fish into food

...retained only when caught with hook-and-line gear, said Gregg Williams, commission program manager for research and fish management. ''It only allows it to take place out of Dutch Harbor, and they have to have in their possession a prohibited...
Funds granted for 2 Peninsula-based conservation projects

...commercially available pesticide. The Environmental Protection Agency registers Rotenone as a restricted-use pesticide for fish management. Rotenone was chosen after Fish and Game held public scoping meetings last spring. The options ranged from netting...
Comment sought on new halibut proposal plan

...The catch share plan would allow for more proactive fish management and conservation, Baker said."The primary difference...the same time."In addition to its more proactive fish management measures, the plan also allows for more flexibility...


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