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BC, Alaska to draft memorandum for mine processes

...hoping for."Our goal is to, obviously, ensure the environmental integrity, the pristine water quality of those river systems for all time," Mallott said. "And we will vigorously act in Alaska's interest to make sure that happens...
Strong sockeye return forecast for Cook Inlet

...and managers are tasked with offering opportunity to those users while also meeting escapement goals for several river systems.This year, about 2.6 million sockeyes were caught in UCI commercial fisheries, according to ADFG, with an ex-vessel...
Search for the Rusty Blackbird begins

...extensively protected, changes in winter migration habitat from forests converted into farmland and mercury accumulation in river systems on breeding grounds could explain the population decline, he said."There are a number of hypothesis's, but no...
Board ups Kenai king goal, then lowers it

...seen entering the river, which are not as productive at spawning as larger male kings. He also talked about other river systems, where the board has taken a more precautionary approach when it is setting a goal lower than escapements that ADFG...
Voices of the Peninsula: Kenai kings face long odds

...this is empirical data. I am unaware of a scientific study that verifies this, but you need only look at other river systems in Alaska (the upper Kasilof, for instance) to develop a comparison to the destruction that has occurred on the...
Widespread decline of kings points to natural forces

...Team that identified 12 indicator stocks from major river systems used to measure the status of Alaska's kings, and...currents or food competition. Some evidence of that is river systems around the state that have very little fishing pressure...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Conserving the Kenai king is a mandate for board, Fish and Game challenged by what is forecast to be an above average run of sockeye predicted to total 6.1 million among all river systems and continuing very low numbers of king salmon. Consideration for preservation of the minority species must be a priority...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Voices of the Peninsula: All fisheries are important to community to protect our diverse fishery and the resource it depends on.The Kenai Peninsula holds the most accessible river systems in the State of Alaska. We have a large and growing number of people coming to play in our rivers, a very sensitive...
ADF&G predicts rise in area sockeye run

...of 3.8 million fish. Sockeye on Upper Cook Inlet river systems are caught in sport, personal use, subsistence and...of the Upper Cook Inlet sockeye run, several other river systems will see fish return as well. The sockeye run on the...
King salmon restrictions posted

...Kasilof and in lower Cook Inlet streams and marine waters. Area managers inlet-wide cited low king numbers in several river systems as the reason for preseason restrictions and continued conservative management of the king salmon fisheries. On the Kasilof...


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