•  
  •  
Kenai River king salmon fishing closed for the rest of the season

...closure of the Kenai River king salmon fishery Thursday after continued low counts of...have to increase dramatically for the fishery to be reopened. "If 5,000 kings came...announced restrictions for the king salmon fishery on the nearby Kasilof River. Beginning...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-24/kenai-river-king-salmon-off-limits-m
News
Kenai's personal use dip-net fishery officially open

Since the opening of the Kenai River king salmon fishery eight days ago, fishing has been consistently slow, said assistant area management biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/fishing/2014-07-09/kenais-personal-use-dip-
Fishing
Making good decisions on the water

...boaters should take before heading out on the water, whether to participate in the final week of the Kenai River personal-use fishery, or for an excursion onto one of the region's many other bodies of water.For one, know your vessel's capacity - and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-24/making-good-decisions-on-the-wate
Opinion
Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement

...Kenai river personal-use fisheries, said Alaska Wildlife Trooper...brought in to help enforce fishery regulations, he said. This...enforcement of the Cook Inlet fisheries. McConnell said the extra...River since July 10 when the fishery opened, according to troopers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-16/wildlife-troopers-increase-fishery-e
News
Voices of the Peninsula: King salmon fishery should open with conservation measures

...conservation, as in sustainable fisheries? But, "they" are killing...isn't this late run Kenai king fishery total "catch-and-release...have a healthy, sustainable fishery, as if there isn't a problem...option. Sadly, sometimes a fishery just needs to be closed. But...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-17/voices-of-the-peninsula-king-salm
Opinion
Kasilof personal-use setnet fishery hours restricted

...hours in the Kasilof personal-use setnet fishery. Under the emergency order issued Thursday...p.m. The order is effective when the fishery opens Sunday, and runs through the close of the fishery on June 24. According to a Fish and Game...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-14/kasilof-personal-use-setnet-fishery-
News
Too much waste in personal-use fisheries

Why are you not showing the horrible waste that is happening on at the mouth of the Kenai River? Why are the citizens of Kenai/Soldotna not standing in protest to block entrance? Why is no one putting a stop to the lack of respect for the fish, the city, the limits, the law? What will it take to see change? Does someone have to die?

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-24/too-much-waste-in-persona
Letters
Fishing report: Still caught on sockeyes

...000. The record high for this season so far was 63,000 in one day, according to Fish and Game fish counts data. The fishery should be still fishable for the next few weeks, but it is likely the condensed groups will keep coming through in short bursts...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-23/fishing-report-still-caught-on-socke
Fishing
King salmon restrictions affect sockeye management

...of a catch-and-release fishery for Kenai River king salmon...hours in the East Side Setnet Fishery, one of the two commercial...biologist in the commercial fisheries division of Fish and Game during...that we have in the setnet fishery."About 310,000 sockeye...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/king-salmon-restrictions-affect-sock
News
Kenai River king salmon restricted to catch-and-release

...presented to Alaska's Board of Fisheries in February. Though catch-and-release...of king salmon killed in the sport fishery, Begich said the restriction alone...final day of the Alaska Board of Fisheries meeting on the Upper Cook Inlet...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-17/kenai-river-king-salmon-restricted-t
News

CONTACT US

  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS