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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...
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...
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
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...
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
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
Kings drive news, sockeyes drive inlet economy

...fishery where you're out there to hook and release." Ken Tarbox, a retired Alaska Department of Fish and Game research biologist, said understanding that sport fishing had more economic value than commercial fishing in the Cook Inlet did not...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Lake fishing good option for anglers

...Miller said. Coho salmon fishing is improving on the Kenai and Kasilof Rivers, said Robert Begich, Fish and Game research biologist for the Central and Northern Peninsula. Miller said that is especially true on the Swanson River, and he expects...
Road kill provides meal for residents and data for scientists

...94 moose have been hit and killed by vehicles on the Peninsula as of Dec. 28, said Jeff Selinger, Kenai area research biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The majority of the deaths occur during the short winter days on the...


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