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Strong salmon runs recorded in Yukon River

FAIRBANKS - The Yukon River is having strong runs of silver and chum salmon this fall, giving a boost to fishermen after another tepid summer for king salmon...
Fishery disaster fund plan moving forward

Cook Inlet and Yukon River commercial fishermen could receive direct payments as part of the...7.8 million for direct payments to commercial fishermen in the Yukon River and Cook Inlet regions. That money is intended to compensate them...
Pollock fishery needs more scrutiny

About 10-12 years ago, Yukon River king salmon runs (of high Alaskan subsistence importance) began...first time in history. I believe the answer to the diminishing Yukon River and Cook Inlet king salmon runs is simply part of the Gulf of...
More than 450 Cook Inlet fishermen receive aid money

...Congress appropriated the funds earlier this year in response to the disaster declaration made for poor king runs on the Yukon River in 2010, 2011 and 2012, the Kuskokwim River in 2011 and 2012 and for Cook Inlet's 2012 salmon fisheries. Reach...
Hyperspace: From the Yukon River to the Kenai River

...Refuge, based in Galena along the Yukon River. My plane is basically the...more complex on the Kenai. The Yukon River has three salmon species, each...runs. Fisheries management on the Yukon River focused on escapement, subsistence...
What became of the Yukon kings? An in-river look The Yukon River draws into its mouth the blocks of butter," says one Yukon River fisherman. And they're peril, evidence of it in the Yukon River did not seem to overly concern...
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Sterling's Seavey takes Iditarod lead

...been leading out Kaltag - the last checkpoint along the Yukon River - slipped to third place. "It was a long run. I think...Mushers reported very difficult trail conditions on the Yukon River that has required dogs to go through deep snow and navigate...
Drifting together: Family bonds on Yukon River float trip

...year, we launched on a 700-mile canoe trip down the Yukon River from Whitehorse to Eagle. "We" included two families...I've canoed as much as 250 miles a day on the upper Yukon River as a two-time competitor in the Yukon Quest. But it's...
Semi-Southeast Adventure: Paddling the Nisutlin River

...It's fast becoming a fall tradition for my boyfriend Bjorn Dihle and me to head north and do a week-long paddle on a Yukon river in September, when the trees are turning, the moose are rutting and blue skies are an especially welcome sight.This...
Sterling's Seavey reaches Yukon first

...missing Friday. Ruby is the first checkpoint on the Yukon River. For being the First to the Yukon, the race's leader...King of Denali Park and DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow. The Yukon River portion of the nearly 1,000-mile Iditarod is dreaded...


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