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In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

...conflict with miners over plans to build a massive gold and copper mine in Bristol Bay, home to the world's largest salmon fishery. Then he'll fly north to Kotzebue, a regional hub in the Alaska Arctic, where Obama will focus on the plight of rural...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-29/in-alaska-obama-to-walk-fine-line-on
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Kenai River king salmon return triggers restrictions in commercial setnet fishery

...restrictions for the commercial setnet fishery that operates on the east side...no-bait restriction in the sport fishery after they forecasted fewer...a result, the set gillnet fishery will be limited to no more...made during the 2014 Board of Fisheries meeting on Upper Cook Inlet...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-01/kenai-river-king-salmon-return-trigg
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KAFC takes on KRSA and the Kenai River Classic

...owners, ex-guides and retired fishery professionals who believed...work together for sustainable fishery resource management. We recognize...and economically: Abundant fishery resources are a driving force...throughout our community and the fisheries management process. KRSA's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-25/kafc-takes-on-krsa-and-th
Letters
Options abound for silver salmon anglers

...said. While the Kenai River's silver fishery will continue for months, effective silver...dramatically after Sept. 15 when the fishery moves to no-bait as a way to protect...stops guiding for the season when the fishery loses bait. But, until then, Ledden...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-26/options-abound-for-silver-salmon-ang
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Yukon River salmon swim to Canada in record high numbers

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.An international treaty mandates that at least 42,500 chinooks must get to Canada, but Alaska fishery managers have only managed that goal in two of the past four years.Between 118,000 and 140,000 chinooks were projected...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-24/yukon-river-salmon-swim-to-canada-in
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State Supreme Court hears setnet ban arguments

...domain of the Alaska Board of Fisheries and the Legislature, under...The state uses the setnet fishery as one of its management...Eliminating the setnet fishery directly interferes with the Board of Fisheries' allocation among user groups...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-26/state-supreme-court-hears-setnet-ban
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2015 sockeye run produces smaller fish across state

...state's early season salmon fisheries, particularly sockeye and...late June, Fish and Game lead fisheries scientist Eric Volk said the...the Kodiak area commercial fishery biologist, said the average...size, according to commercial fishery biologist Tim Sands.The average...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-24/2015-sockeye-run-produces-smaller-fi
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Life int he Pedestrian Lane: Summer isn't over yet

...fuzzed, though, so summer isn't completely over yet.Another of our fall predictors here on the Kenai is the silver salmon fishery, or so it seems. However, no matter how late the silvers are, fall is going to arrive more or less on time but this may...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-08-22/life-int-he-pedestrian-lane-sum
Community
The fishing how-to

...Cook Inlet, and that the S.S. Glacier Bay would strike a submerged object and spill crude oil into Cook Inlet, and that fisheries managers would then restrict commercial fishing, allowing nearly 1.6 million sockeyes to enter the Kenai River? By July...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-27/the-fishing-how-to
Outdoors
Three contested races for borough assembly seats

...the hospital service areas. In the South Peninsula District 9, Willy Dunne and Dawson Slaughter will face off. Dunne, a fisheries biologist from Fritz Creek near Homer, said he decided to run in part to give back for nearly 30 years of services that he...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-25/three-contested-races-for-borough-as
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