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Voices of the Peninsula: Equal voice for personal use, sport anglers key on Board of Fisheries

...than 30 years ago with a mission to ensure the sustainability of one of the world's great sport fisheries ? the Kenai. Fish do come first in our world - I am proud to say that the Kenai River has more habitat-friendly infrastructure for anglers...
Reminder: Deadline to return personal-use permits is Friday

...personal-use fisheries this year to turn in their permits by Friday. This includes permits used for dipnetting on the Kenai, Fish Creek and Kasilof rivers, as well as personal-use setnetting on the Kasilof River. Even if a permit holder did not...
Late thaw makes weir installation a challenge

...challenging labor to this study being conducted by the Kenai Fish & Wildlife Field Office (KFWFO). This season's installation...AmeriCorps Environmental Education Internship at the Kenai Fish & Wildlife Field Office in Soldotna (http://alaska...
Happy trails

...Habitat Program, which works to connect people with nature, said Cheryl Anderson, a fish and wildlife biologist with the Kenai Fish and Wildlife Field Office. "Because we have so much more space than a lot of other schools in the Lower 48 we have...
Refuge Notebook: A window of opportunity to eradicate Elodea

...from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Kenai Peninsula Fish Habitat Partnership, Cheryl Anderson from the Kenai Fish & Wildlife Field Office and Elizabeth Bella from the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge launched surveys of lakes this summer...
Early run Kenai king salmon closure a blow to guides

...they are a mixed stock fishery, they're going to harvest less fish and a percentage of those fish are going to be Kenai fish," he said. Just how much of the harvest of Kenai-bound king salmon occurs in the marine rec fishery is still in...
Refuge Notebook: Hidden Lake Campground - a 'hidden gem' on the Kenai Refuge

...foil, and cook it in a hot-coal campfire with butter and lemon and fry some potatoes on a skillet. Ken Gates at the Kenai Fish and Wildlife Field Office shares that "lake trout is likely the most popular fish people target in Hidden Lake followed...
Refuge Notebook: Fishing on the Swanson River is not a secret, but sometimes forgotten

...hard. That's a pretty neat concept on the Kenai Peninsula these days!Jeffry Anderson is the Field Supervisor of the Kenai Fish & Wildlife Field Office in Soldotna. You can find more information about the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge at http...
Invasive fish threaten Kenai: Fish and Game biologists discover northern pike in Hall Lake

How many northern pike are required to populate an entire habitat?
Fishery proposal sparks debate

...set gillnet fishery sparked heated debate between sport fishermen and commercial fishermen at Wednesday's Soldotna-Kenai Fish and Game Advisory Committee meeting. Despite the debate, the committee voted to oppose this proposal. Committee vice...


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