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DNR faces dipnet conundrum

...dipnetters trying to get away from the bulk of the crowd by accessing the river from Bridge Access Road, by the Warren Ames Bridge, which marks the boundary of the personal-use fishery.The problem is that there exists currently very little...
River access at Kenai bridge draws dipnetters, concern

...on the number of users at the Warren Ames bridge site and details about possible...dipnetting on Tuesday by Kenai's Warren Ames bridge - a site that some dipnetters...superintendent, "the area near the Warren Ames Bridge has been damaged by the personal-use...
Dipnetting from boats getting more dangerous

...unsafe boating conditions and increased bank erosion. A 50 horsepower limit for all noncommercial boats below the Warren Ames Bridge makes sense. As Mr. Greene suggested, it would be a quick, easy and practical way to decrease the likelihood...
Positive change for central peninsula

...noticed the new bicycle symbols on Bridge Access (Warren Ames Bridge). Credit and thanks for the bike symbols (and...following safety/access issues: a) paint/signage on Warren Ames/Bridge Access Road to alert motorist that they share the...
Gangs of hooligan invade Cook Inlet

...Anchor Point resident Charlie Smith on Monday. Smith hoisted two five-gallon buckets up from the mud underneath the Warren Ames Bridge in Kenai and hauled them up to his truck. "This is a lot."All told, Smith estimates that he's caught just...
Tight Lines: Anglers gear up for fishing season

...ahead of the tail.On the Kenai River, personal-use gillnetters have had success fishing for hooligan by the Warren Ames Bridge in Kenai, and Pawluk said the department's in-river king sonar has been picking up hooligan heading upstream...
Kenai certifies elections, faces natural gas issues

...investigative equipment. Mayor Pat Porter, Koch and other council members mentioned river bank degradation below the Warren Ames Bridge due to the dipnet fishery. Porter said the trampled areas were unsightly. Koch said after the meeting that the...
Other reasons for bacteria in the water

...decomposing like fish guts do producing bacteria! So to the ADEC, how about testing the Kenai River waters at the Warren Ames Bridge, then again right below the upper most processor, then below the next fish processor down stream and then again...
Bacterial monitoring to continue on the Kenai, starts again on the Kasilof

...around the bird rookery to see if it is a strong source of bacteria in the water. Monitoring will take place at the Warren Ames Bridge and four locations on the north and south beaches at the mouth of the Kenai River. On the Kasilof River, four locations...
Busy weekend sees increase in accidents

...three-day span. Kenai Police Lt. David Ross said all three people were rescued from the water, brought to shore at the Warren Ames Bridge and transported to CPH for non-life threatening injuries.A similar boating accident occurred on July 16 when...


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