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Guides away: Kenai River Guide Academy's last class before summer

...summer will need to have passed the Kenai River Guide Academy. School's out today...phased in over the years, the Kenai River Guide Academy is now a requirement...particular species. This is the Kenai River Guide Academy's fourth year and...
Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

It has been a rough couple of years for Cook Inlet fishermen. The Kenai River guide industry has been dealt a crippling blow by the ongoing decline in returning king salmon that is deterring visitors from coming...
Legislature to take up fishery issues: Bills address personal-use licensing, guide qualifications, management goals

...because the area already has similar requirements due to the river's special management area, he said, noting the Kenai River Guide Academy. "I think that is consistent with the new proposal," he said. Gease said the uniform requirements...
Looking for answers

...about sport fishing and a separation of remuneration between fishermen on the Kenai and Kasilof rivers. "You have the Kenai River Guide Association ... but you do have a small group of people, like myself, that don't belong to the guide association...
Campus hosts luncheon for legislators, mayors: Kenai Peninsula College

...should be able to really be effective in his classes," Kraxberger said. Director reports on guide academy "The Kenai River Guide Academy, a state-required course offered at KRC, continues to train Kenai River fishing guides. Since the...
2003 in retrospect

...economy." As I write this, I realize with sadness that little has changed. Prior to the 2003 board meeting, only the Kenai River guide organization publicly reversed its position on "mandatory" catch-and-release. In a Letter to the Editor...
New guides ready to fish, but focus shifts from kings

...article has been corrected to correct the spelling of Layton Van Lier's name. During the seven-year period that the Kenai River Guide Academy has been mandatory for Kenai River guides the changing fishery has affected what people fish for, how...
KRSA wraps up successful season

...guides on the Kenai River. But thanks to requirements that all new Kenai River professional guides graduate from the Kenai River Guide Academy, that did not happen. Fishing guide numbers actually took a dip this year, down 16 from the previous...
Soldiers and Salmon live to fight another day

...Wainwright and Ft. Richardson were deployed to the Kenai River for a day of fishing thanks to the volunteer effort of the Kenai River Guide Association. It was the second annual Wounded Warrior program chaired this year by Dave Goggia, Mike Fenton and...


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