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Refuge Notebook: Spring migration comes to Kenai

Periodically, even through the cold of winter, I drive into Boat Launch Road at the Port of Kenai to use the wildlife viewing platform. It's a convenient vantage point from which to search the Kenai Flats for signs of bird...
Birding festival flies into town

...birders on a hike near Slikok Creek beginning at 11 a.m. Birders who don't have gear can meet on the Kenai Flats at Port of Kenai Road, and learn with local experts using gear donated from Sportsman's Warehouse. Tarbox said he was looking forward...
Jay George Cherrier

...of Northern Lights Seafoods in Washington from 1990-2011; and the owner, president, and managing partner of The Port of Kenai, LLC and Alaska Seafood Services from 2001-2013. Jay was a West Anchorage High School graduate of 1971 and he also...
Kasilof Community News

...are owned by the Cherrier family, and the property is for sale. Jay Cherrier is a primary owner, doing business as Port of Kenai, Llc. Jim Johnson (830-4820) is his manager. Ocean Beauty Seafoods inquired about leasing it for the 2007 salmon...
Kenai Peninsula gulls are worth a second look

Our local winter landscape often seems austere and lifeless, especially those vistas that take in the Cook Inlet and the lower Kenai River Flats on a somber, gray day. The Kenai Flats are vast and seemingly empty in winter if not for the occasional lone raven glimpsed and heard crying in the distance, merely emphasizing the area's bleakness.
Birds and Dogs Don't Mix

...unmistakable sound of a truck door slamming over on the Port of Kenai Road. Within a matter of a few seconds the birds became...but over the past several weeks I have stopped at the Port of Kenai and the end of Cannery Road five times to get the scope...


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