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Mixed start for kings around state

...According to ADFG, that run still appears to be on-track for a poor return.Kings are also returning to the Kuskokwim River early, according to a June 16 update from ADFG, in part due to early breakup and warm temperatures, but the department...
Beyond the Kenai river

...Kenai but they lack angler access. Karluk River, Ayakulik River, Chignik River, Nelson Lagoon (sapasuk) River, Kuskokwim River, Unuk River, Stikine River, Taku River, Copper River, Susitan River and the Chigni River. These rivers basically...
Cook Inlet region to receive $11.1 million in fisheries disaster aid

...year in response to the disaster declaration made for poor king runs on the Yukon River in 2010, 2011 and 2012, the Kuskokwim River in 2011 and 2012 and for Cook Inlet's 2012 salmon fisheries.Now, NMFS is working with 11 representative organizations...
Refuge Notebook: Dena'ina names for birds of the Kenai Peninsula

...golden-crowned sparrow (tsik'ezdlagh) told the Lime Villagers that the salmon were making their way through the upper Kuskokwim River. Peter Kalifornsky, the last native-speaking Kenaitze, told a similar story of how the tsik'ezdlagh heralded...
Too few getting flu shots

...255 miles west of Anchorage. The work is intended to keep metals from getting into Red Devil Creek, and then the Kuskokwim River.The BLM is also looking for a long-term solution. Options include doing nothing, putting a fence around the...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals

...2013 that have been at or less than that level. "It's all based on the modeling." When the board adjusted the Kuskokwim River king salmon goal in 2013, Gease said that board members noted that in the absence of data about what happens at a...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Introduction: Morris Communications presents 'The case for conserving the Kenai king salmon'

...subsistence during harsh winters in remote villages. For many years on the mighty Yukon River, and more recently on the Kuskokwim River, Alaska Natives have endured severe harvest restrictions as state managers attempt to pass enough kings to the spawning...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Remote gold operations pick up pace

...including several in remote areas.The small Nixon Fork underground gold and copper mine near McGrath on the upper Kuskokwim River continued operations in 2012 according to its owner, Canada-based Fire River Gold Corp.In late October the mine...
House denies funding for state fishery disasters

...resource disaster designation for the Yukon River, Kuskokwim River and Cook Inlet king salmon fisheries in September...designation was made for 2010, 2011 and 2012; the Kuskokwim River commercial failure was declared for 2011 and 2012...
AFN conference opens in Anchorage

...governments is not working.People in the audience who spoke out included Sammy Jackson, a Yup'ik fisherman from the Kuskokwim River village of Aniak who was cited this summer for fishing for king salmon despite a state ban. He was among about 60...


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