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Kenai River Ranch development plans advance

...July 1 and August 15 to allow the salmon fingerlings time to grow along the banks. Jeff Breakfield, a Fish and Game fisheries biologist who is on the planning commission for the project, said the developers would install a light-penetrating fishing...
Only three weeks to reel in the halibut of the season

...These giants however have not been as commonly found at the end of fishing lines this season, said Fish and Game Fishery Biologist II Division of Sport Fish in Homer Barbi Failor. Fishing effort for halibut been consistent through out the season...
A geologic explanation for two sockeye populations in the Russian River

...was: What do you mean by genetically diverse sockeye stocks in Russian River? Paul, a retired Alaska Fish and Game fishery biologist, was ready with the answer-genetic studies demonstrate that the DNA is different in salmon spawning above and...
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...
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...
Silvers dominate the tributaries

...remain steady and relatively successful in Kachemak Bay in Homer for anglers targeting halibut, said Fish and Game Fishery Biologist II from the Division of Sport Fish in Homer, Barbi Failor. Success has also been had in the Lower Cook Inlet...
Stormy Lake pike getting attention, input

...Stormy Lake range from doing nothing to a $3.8 million drain job, according to Alaska Department of Fish and Game fishery biologist Robert Massengill. Fish and Game is in the process of submitting a solution to the northern pike infestation...
River runs through festival

...Mobile Aquatic Education Classroom. ?That?s right, just pour them on in,? Patti Berkhahn, a Fish and Game fisheries biologist, said to an assistant transferring a bucket of juvenile fish freshly caught in the river just 100 yards way...
They're back

...The limit for razor clams is the first 45 clams dug. On the central peninsula, Alaska Department of Fish and Game fisheries biologist Jeff Breakfield said fishing for king salmon on the Kenai River has been slow, but is starting to pick up...
Weekend king salmon fishing looks to heat up

...catching them in the main stem of the Kenai, too, so I'd expect it to be good," said Tim McKinley, a Fish and Game fisheries biologist. However, anglers should note the Sanctuary Area remains closed by regulation until 12:01 a.m., Tuesday...


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