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Gillnets in the Kenai River don't make sense

...allow subsistence gillnetting on the Kenai and Kasilof Rivers. Even after hearing this bit of common sense from fisheries biologist Robert Begich they still voted to allow gillnetting on the rivers: "Those fish are all in different stages of...
Commercial opening at the expense of sport fishermen

...appears that the Commercial Fisheries Biologist for the Kenai River is determined...belief. If the commercial fisheries biologist cannot, or will not, give...treatment from the commercial fisheries biologist, then We The People must...
Retired ADF&G biologist tells all in "Fish, Oil, & Follies"

...Flagg. The author well known to the local community of the Kenai Peninsula grew up in New England and worked as a fisheries biologist in Massachusetts and Florida before moving his family to Alaska in 1968. Living in Homer, Flagg worked for the...

...department wants to remind anglers that colder temperatures can cause more sudden and significant changes in waterways. Fisheries biologist Kyle Kruger says the effects are most evident when the temperature reaches below 10 degrees and in areas with frigid...
Fish tech program has in-state focus

...workers, we can tailor our classwork to what's really happening in Alaska," Morgan said.Jess Davila, a fisheries biologist for the Ketchikan Ranger District who received an associate's degree in fisheries technology from UAS in 2011...
Kathleen Logan Adell

...she married her beloved, Sidney Martin Logan. In 1961, the couple moved to Seward, where Sid worked as a fisheries biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. In 1969, the family moved to Soldotna. Kathleen filled her days...
Biologist studies effects of lampreys on salmon species

...eel-like fish, feeds on kings, sockeye salmon and other fish leaving wounds that can become infected. Myke Bon, a fisheries biologist, is studying the effects of the lamprey on salmon. Bon began studying the lamprey 15 years ago to look at the...
Just out of sight, an overlooked set of fishing locations

...occasionally risk a rogue hook just for a spot on the Kenai River and its tributaries. Alaska Department of Fish and Game fisheries biologist Jeff Breakfield said anglers set on catching their Alaska salmon, and even some locals, may be overlooking a...
Hunting for halibut a good option for early season anglers

...Smaller tides coming in the next week should be favorable for halibut fishermen, said Barbi Failor, Fish and Game fisheries biologist. "It's hard to keep your bait on the bottom when the tides are stronger," she said. Mike Scruggs, employee...
Area management biologists juggle competing interests during 2014 season

...would further complicate efforts to keep the Kasilof River from exceeding its escapement goal. Mark Willette, fisheries biologist and research project leader in the commercial fishing division of Fish and Game, estimated that users would have...


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