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Use of bait a setback for king salmon recovery

...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.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-29/use-of-bait-a-setback-for
Letters
Fishing report: All eyes on the Kenai as sockeye numbers build, king fishing steady

...There's not a lot of them, so you have to work pretty hard." According to Pawluk, biologists also are seeing the king salmon run switch from younger, smaller fish to older, larger fish in their fish sampling. Emergency orders restricting...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-22/fishing-report-all-eyes-on-the-kenai
Fishing
Fish and Game loosens Kenai River king restrictions

...emergency order allowing for bait in the king salmon sport fishery on the Kenai...king salmon per household permit. The king salmon fishery has been managed conservatively...Hall thinks the conservation of the king stocks should always trump commercial...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-25/fish-and-game-loosens-kenai-river-ki
News
Fish and Game lifts bait restriction for Kenai River kings

...fishing upstream of the Fish and Game markers located approximately 300 yards downstream of Slikok Creek. By regulation, the king salmon fishing season ends July 31.Personal-use dipnetters on the Kenai River also may now retain one king salmon...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-24/fish-and-game-lifts-bait-restriction
News
Local bikers ride for camaraderie, awareness

...change the name as well, said Treasurer Sara Sproul. On Saturday morning, about 17 members of the group gathered at the King Salmon Restaurant in Soldotna for a bike rally that made five stops around the Peninsula and ended in a raffle drawing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-18/local-bikers-ride-for-camaraderie-aw
News
Op-ed: Clarence Thomas is right

...We do not claim these," he wrote of our natural rights, "under the charters of kings or legislators, but under the King of kings." Or John Adams? He wrote of rights "antecedent to all earthly government," "that cannot be repealed or...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-08/op-ed-clarence-thomas-is-right
Opinion
Sockeye swarm the Kasilof, prompting early commercial fishing opener

...similar reasons. However, Fish and Game genetics studies of the king salmon caught in the East Side Setnet fishery during late June and early July indicate that the majority of the king salmon harvested in that fishery are headed to spawn in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-21/sockeye-swarm-the-kasilof-prompting-
News
Fishing report: Sockeye move up Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...than when it opened last week, and expects it to improve in the coming week, based on what biologists are seeing on the king salmon sonar counter in the lower river."Things are looking good. The water level in Russian River is great, fish...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-06-17/fishing-report-sockeye-move-up-k
Outdoors
Many share blame for kings' demise

...July 3). It's about time someone of local stature stood up and expressed what so many of us feel. The fact that the king and halibut fisheries are declining can be attributed to many parties. The guiding business seems willing to keep taking...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-07/many-share-blame-for-king
Letters
Time to protect kings is past due

...have. KRSA has. KRSMA has. The tourists are not the victims here. The king salmon are the victims. Whoever cannot see that is living in a fool's...weak, and gullible. Palmer got it right! Way past time to protect the king salmon.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-06/time-to-protect-kings-is-
Letters

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