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Fishing report: Fall anglers have sights on silvers, rainbows, steelhead

...late-September should produce good silver fishing," Pawluk said.Pawluk also noted that after taking out the Russian River weir on Wednesday, Fish and Game staff noted quite a few anglers fishing for rainbows and Dolly Varden along the upper...
Russian River sanctuary to open; sockeye bag and possession limit on upper Kenai, Russian rivers to increase

...limit of six.According to Fish and Game, through noon on Monday, more than 26,000 sockeye salmon had passed the Russian River weir. The department has determined that the early-run sockeye salmon biological escapement goal of 22,000-42...
Fishing report: Sockeye move up Kenai, Kasilof rivers Russian River is great, fish won't hesitate to move through the clear water," Pawluk said.Counts at the Russian River weir, located at the outlet of Lower Russian Lake, jumped to 1,705 fish on Monday and 1,990 fish on Tuesday, up...
Strong, early sockeye returns highlight salmon season

...returns continue to outpace historical averages as well. Through July 8, 42,273 early-run sockeyes had passed the Russian River weir, exceeding the runs upper-end escapement goal of 42,000 fish with six days of counts to come. The traditionally...
Seek rainbows, discover cohos [+video]

...million sockeye came up the river this year. Since Aug. 7, at least 1,000 sockeye have been counted through the Russian River weir, with 1,730 and 2,162 being counted on Saturday and Sunday respectively. The lower river, however, is a different...
Rainbows gorging, silvers pulsing [+ video] every cast." According to Alaska Department of Fish and Game estimates, 60 silver salmon pushed through the Russian River weir on Tuesday and 27 on Monday bringing the run's total to 229. That's well above last year's 65 through the...
Russian peaking, Kenai kings re-open July 1

...this week giving anglers plenty of opportunity to do battle. So far, 16,056 sockeye have made it through the Russian River weir and fish counts have been in the 2,000 fish per day range since June 23. Saturday saw the greatest influx yet...
Statewide salmon harvest tops 2005's record haul

...the count through Aug. 26 was 727 fish, nearly double the 2012 count by the same date. The coho count at the Russian River weir hit 649 fish as of Aug. 27, more than the 169 counted by the same day in 2012, and also more than other recent...
Russian River weir hike planned

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Soldotna, will lead a hike to Russian River Falls and remote field camp at the Russian River weir on Thursday at 10 a.m. In addition to watching salmon jump up the falls, Berkhahn also will describe the complex...
Kings: Kasilof peaks, Russian hot hot

...harvest some fish,? Begich said. Begich said fishing for sockeye salmon should also be hot this weekend, as Russian River weir numbers have indicated a slew of fish in the system. Fish and Game?s goal range for early run sockeye on the Russian...


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