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Salmonfest casts a wider net

...Mine, the new target is preservation of salmon species statewide, he said.The festival's overarching focus on habitat protection is ushering back many of the names synonymous with its very roots including renowned artist, and "godfather of...
An Outfoor View: Jenna talks habitat

...They took public testimony and voted on an ordinance that would've gutted the borough's Anadromous Fish Habitat Protection Ordinance. The assembly voted against it, but the 5-4 vote was too close for comfort.""With our salmon at...
Borough's anadromous streams protections survive another challenge

...portions of the borough's controversial riparian habitat protection program. But that time is a drop in the long stream...The setback was born from an anadromous streams habitat protection measure that first covered about 600 stream miles...
With great salmon comes great responsibility

...healthy salmon rearing habitat and the rights of property owners to develop their property as they see fit.The habitat protection measure, among other things, establishes a 50-foot setback from the water's edge in which development has...
Voices of the Peninsula: What if we're wrong about salmon buffer zones?

...upon researching volunteer efforts and examples within the KBP. It was obvious that a single approach to salmon habitat protection would not work. Education is needed but the reality of human nature is that self-interest often overrides society...
Business news

...Restaurant. The Kenai River Center will be presenting information regarding the Kenai Peninsula Borough's 50-foot Habitat Protection District program, FEMA requirements, and how they affect river property owners. Special guests will be the KPBA...
Les Palmer: Stuff to wonder about

...waters, with human development the primary cause. At present, the Kenai Peninsula Borough has an Anadromous Stream Habitat Protection ordinance that affords some protection from some types of development within 50 feet of lakes and streams used by...
Task force suggests changes - Habitat protection proposal OK'd

...efforts, the Anadromous Fish Habitat Protection Task Force finished its work...which regulates the anadromous habitat protection district. The package struck a balance between habitat protection and private property rights...
Kasilof habitat protection project comes to fruition.

A Kasilof River dunes habitat protection project was completed by volunteers on Sept. 29. The project...years earlier, spearheaded putting up guardrail for a short habitat protection fence, the idea had merit. I asked Carl High, District...
Local government is out of control on habitat protection

...the pass Anadromous Streams Habitat Protection Ordinance, which is designed...clear! The Anadromous Streams Habitat Protection Ordinance needs to be pounded...the past 16 years working on habitat protection projects on public lands and...


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