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King numbers give reason for optimism

...hundred fish a day, that's what we want to see rather than just dozens trickling in each day," Begich said.King salmon recovery is not going to happen in one season. Our hope is that after a few more seasons - maybe longer - runs will return...
Use of bait a setback for king salmon recovery

This is no time for bait on the Kenai River. Just when things are starting to turn around for king salmon Fish and Game allows bait. Greg Brush is clearly correct in his article on assessing the situation on the Kenai. I see this as a real setback for revitalizing the king salmon run on the Kenai River.
Funds granted for 2 Peninsula-based conservation projects

...clear objectives, they said. The fund is comprised of the state's received funds from the federal Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund. Congress established PCFRS in 2000 to protect Pacific salmon and steelhead populations and habitats. Fish...
Micciche unfazed by criticism

...pursue further legislation on ways to reduce the energy costs in rural Alaska, tackle fishing issues including king salmon recovery, education and developing a five-year plan on state spending. Also recently returned from Juneau, Rep. Mike...
Efforts benefit all river users: Good work can't be overshadowed by political gamesmanship

...front-page and editorial page scandal. The reality is a lot of good was accomplished with the $3 million Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund (PCSRF) money spent on the Kenai and Russian rivers. The facts have been overshadowed by allegations that...
Sign of the times

...decision. Also on the agenda, the council is scheduled to consider accepting a $16,500 grant from the Southeast Salmon Recovery Fund to aid in building an elevated shortcut to the Kenai River near the Soldotna Visitors Center. It is believed...
Culture of corruption should be disclosed

...without proper permits and damage to a native cultural site was done. Congress expected this money to be used for salmon recovery projects. Yet KSRA allocated nearly a million dollars to improve angler access to an already overcrowded river...
Fish path walks over history

...where a new trail resulted from foot traffic. The college applied for federal funding through the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Program and the project to slow erosion and enhance salmon habitat was selected. Federal funding from the National...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives09/18/00

...Alaska regulator appointed to universal service board Governors focus on rising heating prices House approves salmon recovery bill Tax cap has slight lead in new poll Denali Borough ponders taxes Juneau shops mislead tourists on Native...


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