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Tight Lines: Ice fishing can be cool winter fun

...devotee precisely because it is so proactive: constantly moving, seeking out where fish might be hiding, gauging which food source they are homing in on, hoping to lay down the perfect cast, and if not, at least working on it. With ice fishing...
Tight Lines: Mouseanity in Western Alaska

...was no anomaly, the mouse no occasional morsel. The way these fish were behaving it had to be a major and beloved food source. The only trouble was that my short supply of mouse patterns was soon tattered and literally torn to pieces. Luckily...
Lynx hunting, trapping season closed for several years

...tied to snowshoe hare populations which are its largest food source. When hare populations become scarce, lynx populations...environment as area moose because the two populations share a food source. "In the winter they're browsing on twigs and they're...
Biologist studies effects of lampreys on salmon species

...even though ... right now we're having a problem with our kings coming back, (lampreys) can move to a different food source so they're still there." While area sport fishermen are noticing river lampreys and catching salmon with the wounds...
Silvers finally filling the streams

...reach their peak for the season very soon. As king salmon and sockeye salmon are entering their spawning phases a major food source for resident species will be abundant in these areas, so trout will be more concentrated in parts of the tributaries...
Fishing report: Still caught on sockeyes

...will continue to concentrate where fishing is already taking place. Any imitation flesh pattern or egg bead imitation will draw the two species as they become more used to seeking the fish carcasses and spawning salmon eggs as a food source.
Kenai's personal use dip-net fishery officially open

...and will continue to improve if it hasn't already, Pawluk said. With the carcasses from salmon runs providing a food source for the resident species, their numbers will continue to grow in the areas where other fishing is taking place, he...
Fishing still strong on Russian river

...sockeye salmon fishery are now heavy in the confluence area of the Russian River into the Kenai River. The concentrated food source draws trout and Dollies to the area, making for a good place for catching the resident species, Pawluk said. The...
Brown bear killed at Sterling residence report. While the bear didn't get into any food left out, if it has learned from other residences about a food source, a bear can become more persistent, he said."It sounds like he tried to scare it off," Selinger said. "You...
Pinks still dominating the waterways

...more frequently again. Salmon spawning has begun in the mainstem Kenai River, which attracts resident species as a food source. Pawluk suggested to try beads and flesh patterns while drifting in the Kenai River, which look like resident species...


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