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Reason for varying Anchor River king runs unclear

...It's also one of only three fresh water bodies besides the Kasilof and the Kenai rivers that are open to king salmon fishing. However, the salmon runs there have pitched from the low to the high ends of the sustainable escapement goals in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-12
News
Alaska's fishing fatalities dropping

...Deadliest Catch," which just completed its 11th season following fishermen in the Bering Sea, earned its name.Today, salmon fishing - not Bering Sea crabbing - is Alaska's deadliest catch, and commercial fishing nationwide - and especially commercial...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-19/alaskas-fishing-fatalities-dropping
News
An Outdoor View: The king of Alaska's rivers

...built cabins and homes along the Kenai River.King salmon fishing rocketed in popularity in the 1970s. The 10 miles...of the first such businesses on the river. As king salmon fishing grew in popularity, guide numbers rose to meet the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-09-17/an-outdoor-view-the-king-of-alas
Outdoors
Military kids catch fish during 9th Annual Kenai River Jr. Classic

...said Murkowski. More than 100 military, Girl Scout and Boy Scout youth participated in this year's silver salmon fishing event, which is organized by the Kenai River Sportfishing Association (KRSA). For many of the youth who participated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-08-17/military-kids-catch-fish-during-
Dispatch
Silvers warming, Dolly Varden red hot

Coho salmon fishing on the Kenai River is slow going...sunny days are not conducive to coho salmon fishing, they get lockjaw and aren't real...Kenai and Kasilof Rivers. For non-salmon fishing, rainbow trout have been enjoying...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-12
Fishing
Seeking silvers? Beat the heat

...unfortunately susceptible to the hot climate. Silver salmon fishing, normally picking up this time of year, has been...around here would much prefer silver fishing to king salmon fishing just because you can anchor up and kind of have your...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-12-0
Fishing
Last week of July means reds, kings

...645 fish per day.In the Kenai River king salmon fishery, managers lifted the restriction on bait, though king salmon fishing is still restricted to the area downstream of markers downstream of Slikok Creek.Pawluk said that Saturday, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-29/last-week-of-july-means-reds-kin
Outdoors
Fishing report: All eyes on the Kenai as sockeye numbers build, king fishing steady

Angling eyes are on the Kenai River this week as sockeye numbers are building and king salmon fishing remains steady. Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers reported a pulse of sockeye salmon hitting the mouth of the Kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-22/fishing-report-all-eyes-on-the-kenai
Fishing
Drifters, setnetters to fish at Kasilof River mouth

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game on Tuesday announced the season's first commercial salmon fishing opening in a special harvest area at the mouth of the Kasilof River. The emergency order opens set gillnetting within a two-mile...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-07/drifters-setnetters-to-fish-at-kasil
News
Operational plan submitted for Kenai, Kasilof gillnets

...the Fish and Wildlife representative on the Federal Subsistence Board voted against the proposal in January.King salmon fishing on both the Kenai and Kasilof rivers will be restricted by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game when the season...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-04/operational-plan-submitted-for-kenai
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