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Gangs of hooligan invade Cook Inlet

...still possible to see a large king salmon moving through water column amid the masses of tiny hooligan.Key and research biologist Jim Miller said the hooligan are running strong currently and, based on previous years' sonar data, could be...

...themselves - breakthroughs have also been made in trapping equipment. Just as important, said Jessica Pollock, a research biologist with the Intermountain Bird Observatory at Boise State University, have been refinements in gathering information...
Kings picking up, lakes still the place to be

Kings Alaska Department of Fish & Game research biologist Robert Begich said, things are looking a little better for king salmon this week, compared to last. Still, fishing for kind...
Fishermen focus on how Fish and Game sets, achieves escapement goals

...professor Ray Hilborn, University of Rhode Island professor Jeremy Collie and National Marine Fisheries Service research biologist Robert Kope each reviewed, and commented, on the reports. Each reviewer's comments were published anonymously...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
25 years later, Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

...the next summer dissecting sea otter carcasses collected from beaches and frozen.The U.S. Geological Survey research biologist is the lead author of a federal study released last month that concludes that sea otters have finally returned to...
Kenai Peninsula hopes to host Board of Fish meetings

...toughest meetings this board has ever had and probably ever will have."Soldotna resident Ken Tarbox, a retired research biologist for the Department of Fish and Game, said the meetings in 1999 were blown way out of proportion. Tarbox said relations...
Questions remain about king counts after Fish and Game shifts to high-tech sonar

...ADFG would "probably continue our netting at about the same location, but be doing it differently." Former area research biologist Ken Tarbox said king salmon managers could be focusing too much attention on the minutiae of counting the king salmon...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
A king without a crown: Chinook vulnerable to ocean forces

...the fish are fewer and the sizes smaller. That's why scientists like Joe Orsi and Jim Murphy, both fisheries research biologists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, are digging deeper into decades of research to put forth...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Sport group targets set netters

...year and are sometimes too close to shore for the drift fleet to catch them. Ken Tarbox, former Fish and Game research biologist said eliminating the drift fleet would never be able to keep up with the sockeye run without wiping out fish headed...
Fishing report: Time to go chasing rainbows, but it's just going to get better and better," said Robert Begich, Alaska Department of Fish and Game research biologist for the central and northern Kenai Peninsula. Trout fishing is popular between Skilak Lake and Soldotna, Begich...


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