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Thanks for help ROCin' the Kenai

...Community." My Caring for the Kenai project of finding a solution to the excessive fish waste and trash problem on the Kenai Beaches developed into a two year passion. This summer, numerous community members realized the significant dilemma that...
Refuge Notebook: Ice-age mammals on the Kenai Peninsula - an update

...general information about extinct elephants and then discussed the climatic implications of elephant remains found along Kenai beaches. He speculated on when the extinct animals might have come onto the Kenai Peninsula but, at that time, none of the...
Kenai beaches face testing

A recently released report shows that last summer, Kenai River beaches had more bacteria than is generally considered safe.
Making a clean getaway: Pondering ways to rid Kenai beaches of summer debris

The Kenai City Council recently debated a measure that would have allowed residents of Kenai to park for free to access the personal-use dipnet fishery at the mouth of the Kenai River.
None favor beach driving ban

...action near tents set up in the dunes near the mouth of the river in 2006. Photo by M. Scott Moon An idea to protect Kenai beaches by prohibiting people from driving on them died soon after leaving the starting gate Thursday evening. The Kenai Parks...
Kenai dipnetters should get free ride to fish

...running reds in July will cost you at the mouth of the Kenai River, in the form of parking fees at the north and south Kenai beaches and a boat launch fee at the city facility. Kenai?s council is contemplating making this good thing, at least...
Q & A: Candidates for Kenai council fishery issues have grown louder over the years. The state's dipnet fishery draws more people to our sensitive Kenai beaches each year, pushing the City's resources to its limits. Your Council needs to continue providing the resources and...
Smoke back in eyes of Kenai council: Ordinance would expand smoking ban

...volunteer services the organization provides to people participating in the personal use salmon dipnet fishery along Kenai beaches. City Manager Rick Koch said the church folks are coming to the council meeting at the request of the city because...
Erosion tops Kenai's capital improvement list

...Sean Parnell about a $300,000 project to put stations for fish cleaning, waste transfer and data collection on Kenai beaches. At an area candidate's forum, Parnell "specifically pointed out he was interested in partnering with the local...
Get fish while the gettin' is good

...the next," Pawluk said. Don't forget, king salmon may not be retained in the Kasilof dipnet fishery. While the Kenai beaches were packed with dipnetters nearing their limits, some have even hand netted the one allowable king salmon per household...


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