Refine Search

Clam harvest restricted, study finds low abundance on Ninilchik beach

...exploitable razor clams on the Ninilchik beach had plummeted to the lowest records...14 inches - decreased on the Ninilchik Beach from about 1.5 million clams...department first started studying the Ninilchik beach after observing a "high-mortality...
Eastside Cook Inlet beaches closed to clamming

...2014, and in 2014 closed clamming on a portion of Ninilchik beach. Fish and Game officials do not know the cause of...success." A new abundance study will take place on Ninilchik Beach in April and May 2015, and samples will be taken...
Razor clam calamity: Tides, winds wash thousands of clams up on beach

...minus tide, people flock to the Ninilchik beach by the hundreds to gather was easy pickings on the Ninilchik beach. Clams could be had by the bucketful...on an 8-mile stretch of the Ninilchik beach. Photos taken by University...
Ninilchik Beaches closed for clams

...marker located about 3.2 miles north of the Ninilchik River, according to the release. Razor clam abundance on the Ninilchik Beach will be reassessed in April and May according to the release.
Deep Creek needs help

...the impact because people from all over the state and world visit this very special place. Did you know that the Ninilchik Beach campground, at the nearby Ninilchik State Recreation Area was recently been lost to erosion? The state can't afford...
Refuge Notebook: A new clam on the beaches

...during extremely low tides, you know that the razor clam fishery can be extremely popular (up to 1,367 clammers at Ninilchik beach on one low tide). I imagine that the soft-shells might attract at least some clammers to our mud flats, increasing...
Hundreds testify to BOF

...Hollier said. Brent Johnson, president of the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association, borough assembly member and Ninilchik Beach setnetter also advocated for modified gear. "What we're faced with today is a sort of scary king salmon conservation...
Ninilchik Community News

...A dedication to David Cooper Sr. will be conducted. It will be held at the educational fishery net number one on Ninilchik beach, north of Ninilchik River. The community is encouraged to bring a dish to share and fish the educational fishery...
Ninilchik Community News

...Community Potlatch in memory of David Cooper, Sr. on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the educational fishery net number one on Ninilchik beach north of the Ninilchik River. For more information, call 567-3313. The Pizza To Go fundraiser for the Ninilchik...

...of the day, but the savory chowders and fried clams are well worth the effort. Other popular access areas include Ninilchik Beach and Deep Creek to the south. In addition to outstanding views of Cook Inlet and the Alaska Range, many species of...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback