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  • Alaska Fish Factor: Warm Water Causing Freakish Happenings on West Coast
  • US - Fish deaths, drought in California, tropical creatures appearing in cold waters – those freakish happenings and more are being blamed on a giant splotch of warm water that for two years has been pushing against coastlines on the West Coast, Canada ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 9/1/2015 7:29:56 AM
  • WILD ABOUT: Fish with Jersey Fresh veggies atOyster Creek Inn
  • But in June, the fish on the plate was Copper River salmon from Alaska, not flounder. Kuppel, whose father owns the Oyster Creek Inn, acknowledges that after spending years working in restaurants on the West Coast, he returned to New Jersey to work in the
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 8/29/2015 11:54:10 PM
  • Ocean blob brings tropical fish to B.C. coast
  • The blob now stretches from Mexico to Alaska and scientists say heat is being trapped within it, making it feel like home for fish used to warmer climes. "With that comes a number of species that live within the water column," says Perry. "So they tend to
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  • 8/28/2015 4:31:32 PM
  • Alaskan High School Students Learn Valuable Skills at “Fish Boot Camp”
  • is the local phrase that a visitor is most likely to hear when visiting some of the 32 communities that live near the Tongass National Forest of Southeast Alaska. Tongass National Forest staff, local school districts, a local conservation organization ...
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  • 8/27/2015 1:55:15 PM
  • Warm ocean ‘blob’ lures more tropical fish to waters off B.C.
  • Hanke, however, said ocean sunfish have been recorded regularly as far north as Alaska. Richard Dewey, associate director of science services for Ocean Networks Canada, said spikes in the number of ocean sunfish in B.C. waters were also recorded in 2005 ..
  • The Vancouver Sun
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  • 8/27/2015 10:49:08 AM
  • Last weekend of bait fishing on Susitna River Drainage
  • Generally there is less fishing pressure north along the Parks Highway streams and with school, hunting seasons, and the Alaska State Fair all underway at this time. The last weekend of August should provide plenty of room to fish the better streams with .
  • Frontiersman
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  • 8/27/2015 7:07:13 AM
  • VIDEO: Alaska roundtable focuses on future of fishing
  • The third annual Kenai Classic Roundtable brought together stakeholders from all segments of the recreational fishing community on Aug. 19 to look at the 20-year future of recreational fishing. Recreational fishing industry leaders discussed many potential
  • Trade Only Today
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  • 8/26/2015 3:29:29 PM
  • Humans Kill 14 Times More Adult Fish than Wild Predators
  • Drawing on existing data, Darimont compared the predation rates of human versus wild predators. For example, in Alaska's Kodiak Archipelago, grizzly bears catch six per cent of the adult salmon, while humans catch 78 per cent, or 13 times more fish.
  • The Tyee
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  • 8/22/2015 3:34:14 PM
  • How to Protect Seabirds From Fishing Threats
  • The design cuts out seabird bycatch almost completely. It’s been used in fisheries off the coasts of South Africa and Alaska. The SeabirdSaver was designed with tech-savvy fisherman in mind. Developed by a marine biologist and a product manager from the ..
  • Audubon Magazine
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  • 8/21/2015 4:54:10 PM
  • COLUMN: MDWFP takes top prize in national competition
  • made his seemingly annual fishing trip to Alaska with some local and some not-so-local folks ... Man, the group caught some mighty fine fish, and lots of ‘em, so both my readers should look forward to viewing them.
  • Hattiesburg American
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  • 8/20/2015 9:27:22 PM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon season unlikely to reach forecasted harvest
  • Alaska’s salmon season so far has been characterized by ups and downs, and it will be a stretch for the total catch to make the forecasted 221 million fish. “It just depends on how these late returning pink salmon at Prince William Sound perfo...
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 8/20/2015 7:54:18 PM
  • Boaters protest near party at sport fishing activist’s home
  • KENAI, Alaska (AP) - Members of a fisherman’s coalition are planning to follow up a protest outside a sport fishing activist’s home by gathering outside another Kenai River Classic event. The Peninsula Clarion reports (http://bit.ly/1JlwOLB ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 8/20/2015 5:09:40 PM
  • Chefs embrace challenge of cooking with 'trash fish'
  • Chefs across the country are increasingly menuing bycatch, or “trash fish” — species unintentionally caught while fishing for a target species ... Other trashfish Hegsted enjoys using are lingcod and Alaska pollack. Hegsted also likes using ...
  • Nation's Restaurant News
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  • 8/20/2015 3:29:27 PM
  • Boaters protest near party at sport fishing activist's home
  • KENAI, Alaska (AP) — Members of a fisherman's coalition are planning to follow up a protest outside a sport fishing activist's home by gathering outside another Kenai River Classic event. Boaters held signs outside the home of Bob Penney on Wednesday as ..
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 8/20/2015 11:47:32 AM
  • Life-saving tips: Learn to swim, wear a PFD
  • The Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon Area remains closed to snagging from the Homer City Dock near the entrance of the Homer Boat Harbor (including the Homer Boat Harbor) to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game markers about 200 yards northwest of the lagoon .
  • Homer News
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  • 8/20/2015 10:14:29 AM
  • Irish mackerel skipper ‘known from Norway to China’ passes away
  • Later he became involved with leading netmaking factory Swan Net Gundry in Killybegs, and was a consultant on fishing techniques in several countries, including Chile, Peru, Iran, Namibia and Alaska ... oils and calcium from fish for use in food ingredient
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  • 8/20/2015 10:07:19 AM
  • Boaters protest near party at Kenai sport fishing activist's home
  • KENAI, Alaska (AP) — Members of a fisherman's coalition are planning to follow up a protest outside a sport fishing activist's home by gathering outside another Kenai River Classic event. The Peninsula Clarion reports (http://bit.ly/1JlwOLB) boaters held .
  • News Miner
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  • 8/20/2015 7:58:28 AM
  • Huge bass easy to find in Cuba
  • There were animals mounted from Africa, Alaska and other ... nothing to land 15 or 20 fish that big every day. So for you avid bass anglers, when you can finally fly to that Caribbean Island, you might want to pack your fishing pole. Giant bass await.
  • Daily Star
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  • 8/20/2015 6:32:34 AM
  • Boaters protest near party at sport fishing activist's home
  • Kenai Area Fisherman’s Coalition organized the gathering. Group board member Dave Athons said the Alaska Legislature failed to confirm state fisheries board candidate Robert Ruffner. The Kenai River Sportfishing Association opposed Ruffner’s confirmation.
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/20/2015 1:10:27 AM
  • Gather outdoor wisdom to live by
  • I first heard this one elk hunting 20 years ago, but have seen it applied many times the past 14 years in Alaska and anywhere large game or fish has been shot or boated ... want as long as it is white. Polite fishing guides often say this to patrons ...
  • KPC News
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  • 8/19/2015 10:58:37 AM
  • Silver fishing picks up; Soldotna angler claims Seward derby title
  • A silver salmon season that started a little slow has picked up in recent days. Jason Pawluk, assistant area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said manager were initially thinking this year might see a smaller silver salmon
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 8/19/2015 9:25:34 AM
  • FISH FACTOR: Salmon harvest inching to forecast; Gulf trawlers get kings
  • Alaska’s salmon season so far has been characterized by ups and downs, and it will be a stretch for the total catch to make the forecasted 221 million fish. “It just depends on how these late returning pink salmon at Prince William Sound performs ...
  • Alaska Journal of Commerce
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  • 8/19/2015 2:51:51 AM
  • 2015 sockeye run produced underweight fish across state
  • With the bulk of the sockeye season over, biologists and fishermen have continued to notice smaller than average weight for one of Alaska’s most valuable exports. Workers statewide from offices of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, or ADFG ...
  • Alaska Journal of Commerce
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  • 8/19/2015 2:51:51 AM
  • Fish derbies strong as clock ticks on this season
  • A late run of pink salmon means the pinks are still bright and in good shape for catching. Couple that with an emergency order from Alaska Department of Fish and Game allowing a limit of 12 pink salmon, with 12 in possession: anglers catching their limit .
  • Valdez Star
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  • 8/18/2015 11:52:54 PM
  • Super fly fisherwoman catches 1,000 pounds of salmon
  • Her Facebook friends joke that Katie Puterbaugh is going to force the Alaska Department of Fish and Game to recount the number of ... shiny salmon that have succumbed to the fly on the end of her fishing line, her Facebook page, are her written posts ...
  • Alaska Star
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  • 8/18/2015 11:52:54 PM
  • A heaping helping of halibut
  • The Alaska Dispatch News reported last week that anglers with the Deep Creek Fishing Club had reportedly landed five fish weighing more than 200 pounds recently. San Diego, Calif. fisherman Curt Wells pulled up his 403-pounder while fishing with Captain ..
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 8/18/2015 10:27:00 PM
  • Fish Radio sees Alaska salmon catch falling short of forecast
  • Salmon catches in Alaska is a good one based on the numbers, but it is unlikely to reach the forecast of 221 million fish, reports Fish Radio. Right now, the total Alaska salmon catch is at 200m fish. Fish Radio's Laine Welch interviewed Forrest Bowers ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 8/18/2015 4:07:37 PM
  • Spear fishing permits for Chatanika River available today
  • If past years are any guide, most permits will go to people who line up before the Alaska Department of Fish and Game office opens at 8 a.m. The department will issue permits to 200 households on a first-come first-served basis at the Fish and Game office
  • News Miner
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  • 8/18/2015 11:57:04 AM
  • Fly fishing fair set for Saturday
  • The all-day Alaska Fly Fishing Fair and Spey Clave is Aug. 22 and open to the public. The event features presentations from fly fishing experts, equipment demos, a distance casting competition and a barbecue.
  • News Miner
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  • 8/18/2015 8:29:29 AM
  • Historical fishing vessel in Chugiak preparing for next journey
  • The Chacon was a fishing vessel that was built in Washington and brought up to Alaska in 1912. For more than 30 years, it has been sitting on property on Old Glenn Hwy between the two Birchwood exits. “Most people are just like ‘wow’,” LeProwse said.
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  • 8/18/2015 7:03:35 AM
  • Festival in Homer, Alaska will Celebrate Halibut
  • The Alaska Marine Conservation Council is partnering with several ... story telling and art honor the fish and fishing traditions that have enriched this community at the end of the road. Educational panels at the Islands and Oceans Visitor Center will ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 8/18/2015 2:02:56 AM
  • Wounded Veterans Experience Alaskan Wilderness
  • "I think as a group we caught roughly 1,500 pounds of fish: halibut, black bass, king and silver salmon. It was just the fun of being in Alaska again," Dee said. The Kodiak fishing trip started in 2006 when Peter Malley, a Vietnam War veteran, decided to .
  • Market Watch
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  • 8/18/2015 12:58:30 AM
  • Alaska’s Newest Live Stream Salmon Cam Debuts
  • Morin continued, “It will encourage those who have always wanted to come to Alaska and see salmon in the wild to make the trip. But don’t get your fishing poles out, that area of the creek is reserved for bears to fish.” Employed on the Chugach since ...
  • United States Department of Agriculture
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  • 8/17/2015 1:24:09 PM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Ups and Downs for Alaska Salmon Season
  • US - Alaska’s salmon season so far has been characterized by ups and downs, and it will be a stretch for the total catch to make the forecasted 221 million fish. “It just depends on how these late returning pink salmon at Prince William Sound performs ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 8/17/2015 7:11:55 AM
  • Fishing industry slams proposals on capping offshore blowouts
  • Berry echoed other fisheries representatives and environmentalists by wondering why Shell is not required to have a capping stack on a nearby vessel that can be deployed within 24 hours, as is the case for its drilling site off the coast of Alaska.
  • The Chronicle Herald
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  • 8/17/2015 5:53:11 AM
  • Big B.C. Fish
  • We are a premier chinook fishery but we also get coho, six ling cod where most parts of Alaska only get one now for the whole year, we get to halibut, 10 Rockfish, five of them can be yellow eye which are hard to come by anywhere. We get 4 coho and 4 chino
  • Northwest Ag Information Network
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  • 8/17/2015 4:05:49 AM
  • Warm water, low rivers killing fish in Anchorage, Mat-Su
  • Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologists have recorded water temperatures as high as 74 degrees in Jim Creek, which is a tributary of the Knik River. Dead salmon have been found near the river’s weir, reported The Alaska Dispatch News. In Anchorage ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/16/2015 7:37:34 PM
  • For the best fishing, get off the beaten path
  • Some of us can make such trips, to Alaska or Manitoba or the wilds of Quebec, but most of us can’t afford either the time or price tag. That’s OK, because wild country and near virgin fishing might be waiting within 20 miles of your driveway.
  • Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
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  • 8/16/2015 6:04:31 PM
  • For the best fishing, get off the beaten path
  • Some of us can make such trips, to Alaska or Manitoba or the wilds of Quebec, but most of us can’t afford either the time or price tag. That’s OK, because wild country and near virgin fishing might be waiting within 20 miles of your driveway.
  • Coshocton Tribune
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  • 8/16/2015 6:04:31 PM
  • Fishing report: bass, blues and blowfish
  • Brian Nigro is a lifelong avid fisherman and former charter boat captain. He’s fished from Alaska to Mexico and lots of places in between, but his favorite place to fish is right here on the East End.
  • Riverhead Local
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  • 8/15/2015 6:17:02 AM
  • Boys and Girls Clubs Children Learn to Fish
  • Anchorage, AK - Some local children had the chance to try their hand at fishing Friday down at Ship Creek. The Boys and Girls Clubs Alaska partnered with US Fish and Wildlife here in Alaska to teach the children of the Muldoon Boys a Girls Club how to fish
  • AourAlaskaLink
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  • 8/15/2015 4:22:30 AM
  • Fish Factor: Crucial salmon stream water rights decisions coming up
  • Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska’s salmon fisheries forever. On August 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon streams at Upper Cook Inlet’s Chuitna Riv...
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 8/13/2015 7:26:49 PM
  • The O’Hara Fishing Dynasty
  • On July 31, O’Hara Corporation launched the first American fishing vessel that will be able to chase fish through polar ice off the coast of Alaska. Now in its fifth generation, the O’Hara family business has shown the ability to adapt as fishing ...
  • freepressonline.com
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  • 8/13/2015 2:04:41 PM
  • This Alaskan Fishing Community Is Worried About B.C. Mines
  • Wrangell, Alaska -- A fishing boat chugs across the water in front of the patio at Wrangell's Stikine Inn, temporarily disrupting dinner conversation as residents of the tiny southeastern Alaska town tuck into heaped plates of rockfish and chips.
  • The Huffington Post
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  • 8/12/2015 4:14:43 PM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon streams' future
  • Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska’s salmon fisheries forever. On Aug. 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon streams at Upper Cook Inlet’s Chuitna River or for a ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/12/2015 11:57:02 AM
  • Deadliest Catch’ captain dies
  • Mr Lara captained FV Cornelia Marie and appeared in six episodes of the TV show, which follows fishing crews working in the harsh Bering Sea southwest of Alaska during the Alaskan king crab, snow crab and bairdi crab fishing seasons. It’s understood Mr ...
  • World Fishing
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  • 8/12/2015 10:59:46 AM
  • Postcard: Anthropology students explore Sitka’s culture of fish
  • But, it was not a fisheries tech class from the University of Alaska who were up to their elbows in pink salmon. Rather, it was an Anthropology class from the University of San Francisco, studying under the well-known scholarly team of Sharon and Richard .
  • KCAW Raven Radio Foundation
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  • 8/12/2015 5:09:00 AM
  • FISH FACTOR: August hearings could change face of salmon management
  • Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska’s salmon fisheries forever. On Aug. 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon streams at Upper Cook Inlet’s Chuitna River or to a ...
  • Alaska Journal of Commerce
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  • 8/12/2015 3:35:57 AM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon streams' future
  • Two hearings this month could change the face of Alaska’s salmon fisheries forever. On Aug. 21, the Department of Natural Resources will hear both sides on competing claims to water rights for salmon streams at Upper Cook Inlet’s Chuitna River or for a ...
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 8/11/2015 11:54:02 PM
  • So Long, and Thanks For All the Fish
  • [6] According to Jeff Berger, a manager at Copper River Seafoods, which buys fish at multiple ports in Alaska, the scarcity of large halibut makes the number meaningless: “There aren’t any, so you might as well throw that number away.” As we look at ...
  • goodfoodworld.com
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  • 8/11/2015 7:22:02 PM
  • Commercial Fishing on the Kuskokwim Opens Monday
  • The summer’s first commercial fishing on the Kuskokwim River takes place Monday ... Aaron Poetter is the Kuskokwim Management Biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He notes the historical midpoint of the run was Saturday.
  • Alaska Public Media
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  • 8/11/2015 1:42:36 AM
  • Norton Sound Sees Bumper Salmon, Crab Season
  • It’s a been a good summer for commercial fishing in the Norton Sound—and ... The board also heard from it’s for-profit subsidiary, Siu Alaska. Siu’s president and CEO Cora Campbell says, beyond fish, cod liver is the exciting news for Siu this ...
  • Alaska Public Media
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  • 8/11/2015 1:42:36 AM
  • Salmon season might miss forecast
  • Statewide, 220 million fish are expected. In other fishing news, the National Marine Fisheries Service will allow non-pollock Gulf of Alaska trawlers to catch up to 1,600 more king salmon as they pursue groundfish species like cod. In a normal year ...
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 8/10/2015 5:35:50 PM
  • Salmon season might miss forecast
  • Statewide, 220 million fish are expected. In other fishing news, the National Marine Fisheries Service will allow non-pollock Gulf of Alaska trawlers to catch up to 1,600 more king salmon as they pursue groundfish species like cod. In a normal year ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/10/2015 8:10:20 AM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Alaska Salmon Fisheries Await Hearing Outcomes
  • It’s time for fish to come first. The state of Alaska disagrees, and the data don’t back up ... small and medium sized businesses in other sectors, like agriculture and fishing. “These companies are going to have to do something different.
  • The Fish Site
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  • 8/10/2015 7:48:52 AM
  • Despite setbacks, trip a beautiful, gold-filled excursion
  • What an adventure to cherish! Travis and Evan? Yes, they did well fishing, and we left Alaska with several boxes of fish, actually a couple of hundred pounds of filets, including a big 42-pound King Salmon Evan caught on the Kenai River. Time to part ways
  • Daily Journal
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  • 8/10/2015 7:13:04 AM
  • Upcoming hearings could change Alaska’s salmon fisheries forever
  • A daily spin off – Fish Radio – airs weekdays on 30 radio stations in Alaska. My goal is to make all people aware of the economic, social and cultural importance of Alaska’s fishing industry to our state, the nation and the world.
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  • 8/10/2015 6:01:29 AM
  • In Alaska, cultural tourism not as easy as it looks
  • LaVonne Hendricks, who runs a fish camp on the Northwest Arctic ... a season have stopped by to learn about subsistence fishing and traditional ways to preserve the catch. Hendricks, who is not Alaska Native, came to Kotzebue from Northern California ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 8/10/2015 4:42:45 AM
  • Alaska Fishing Trip
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  • 8/10/2015 3:38:19 AM
  • Brown Bears Go Fishing in Alaska
  • When photographer David arrived at Mikfit Creek, Alaska, he was disappointed to realise there didn’t appear to be anything going on. After a few hours, he noticed a school of red salmon splashing as they made their way down the river. Their actions soon ..
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  • 8/9/2015 11:56:25 PM
  • Juneau chefs win national seafood cookoff
  • Gov. Bill Walker nominated Schooler for the contest. The team got their fish from Taku River Reds, a local family-owned fishing business. “I’m glad that we could win it for Alaska and bring home the crown,” Schooler said. • Contact Juneau Empire ...
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  • 8/9/2015 8:40:09 AM
  • Hooks and Antlers: Fishing helps build bond with outdoors
  • Fishing gets us out in nature ... And if one is fortunate enough to fish in such places as Yellowstone, Quebec, or Alaska, he or she may encounter creatures such as moose, caribou, elk, black bears, brown bears, and wolves. Except for extreme weather ...
  • Watertown Daily Times
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  • 8/9/2015 4:58:15 AM
  • Conquering your fears in Alaska: go big, or go home
  • I had spent the afternoon fly-fishing on a remote beach only accessible ... hiking, climbing, fish-killing, flying, sailing. I started with a hike on the outskirts of Alaska’s capital, Juneau, on the west Mendenhall glacier trail. The two guides behind ...
  • theguardian.com
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  • 8/8/2015 1:06:12 PM
  • Toxic algae blooming from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 250-km-long ...
  • BusinessMirror.
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  • 8/8/2015 8:34:11 AM
  • Maniilaq will buy fish in Kotzebue this season, says CEO
  • According to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Monday's catch was 10,345 chum by 71 ... according to the department. Fishing openers went from 12 hours in mid-July to just six hours last week. The number of permit holders that fished last week ...
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 8/7/2015 9:35:37 PM
  • The Blob’ Takes Over The West Coast
  • that the subtropical kind of fish and plankton and so forth are spreading north, and the ones that are more adapted to cold water are doing more poorly.” “The waters along the entire west coast of North America, from Mexico up to the Gulf of Alaska and ...
  • hereandnow.wbur.org
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  • 8/7/2015 8:02:34 PM
  • Alaska Says Lupin Pay-For-Delay Probe No Fishing Expedition
  • Law360, New York (August 7, 2015, 2:09 PM ET) -- Alaska’s efforts to force Lupin Ltd. to turn over documents about alleged pay-for-delay settlements are not a fishing expedition, the attorney general has told the Fourth Circuit, claiming the Indian drug ..
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  • 8/7/2015 6:08:02 PM
  • Heat causes fish to die at Whatcom Falls hatchery
  • Clark says most of the fish that died were going to be among those put into area lakes for fishing. A couple hundred managed to ... Sports Minute: Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press Sports Minute: Here ..
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  • 8/7/2015 11:20:00 AM
  • MirroCraft proves versatile for several fishing adventures
  • I sort of see it as the wave of the fishing ... in town from Alaska. We only caught two smallish rainbows on Harwood Lake in Cass County, but it was a pleasant evening of trolling. If a friend wants to go cast for bass or bobber-fish for bluegills, all ...
  • The Herald Palladium
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  • 8/7/2015 5:57:53 AM
  • Red tide toxins shut down crabbing on west coast
  • A large ribbon of red tide algae stretching from California to Alaska is prematurely ending crabbing season in some parts of Washington. On August 4, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) barred crab fishing in the 45 miles of coastal ...
  • All Point Bulletin
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  • 8/6/2015 8:10:54 PM
  • Declining Kenai king projection triggers commercial sockeye restrictions
  • In an Aug. 5 notice, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced an Aug. 6 commercial sockeye window between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. The release also announced the 36-hour sockeye fishing time restriction. According to the Kenai River king salmon ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 8/6/2015 6:30:41 PM
  • Fish while you can; time zooming by
  • As a part of the Chinook Salmon Research Initiative, Fish and Game is looking at the ... Research Initiative can be found at: http://dfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=chinookinitiative.main. Other Saltwater Fishing If you are looking for something other ...
  • Homer News
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  • 8/6/2015 6:02:03 PM
  • Beyond halibut:
  • Fish cutters at Coal Point Seafoods notice there ... In January, the International Pacific Halibut Commission announced that the charter fishing fleet in Area 3A, which encompasses Southcentral Alaska and includes Homer, Ninilchik, Seward and Valdez ...
  • Homer News
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  • 8/6/2015 5:19:06 PM
  • Alaska fishing trip a welcome break for rancher
  • “You can concentrate on friends, fishing and relaxing. It renews your soul, your spirit. You can call it a week of therapy.” Even before making the return trip home to the ranch, Miltenberger said he would be going to Alaska again to fish. “It was ...
  • Capital Press
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  • 8/6/2015 4:29:00 PM
  • Fish & Game from Alaska
  • Fish & Game from Alaska In this morning's Fish and Game Report from Alaska Don Dubuc has more impressive catches and some beautiful waters to find them in. He's in Alaska all this week with the Cajun invasion of Louisiana fishermen. Check out this story on
  • WWL-TV
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  • 8/6/2015 3:53:12 PM
  • Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 157-mile ...
  • Live Mint
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  • 8/6/2015 3:17:25 PM
  • At Katmai National Park in Alaska, Bears Rule
  • Katmai National Park sprawls over four million acres in southern Alaska. So why does its only established campground ... Campground spots for July — peak season for viewing brown bears fishing, establishing hierarchy and practicing their version of ...
  • New York Times
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  • 8/6/2015 12:11:18 PM
  • Declining Kenai king projection triggers commercial sockeye restrictions
  • In an Aug. 5 notice, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced an Aug. 6 commercial sockeye window between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. The release also announced the 36-hour sockeye fishing time restriction. According to the Kenai River king salmon ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 8/6/2015 10:23:56 AM
  • Toxic algae blooming from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 157-mile ...
  • WATE
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  • 8/6/2015 8:15:05 AM
  • August reds depend on ADFG call on Kenai kings
  • Biologists and managers in the area Alaska Department of Fish and Game, or ADFG ... the commercial sockeye fishery is limited to 36 hours of fishing time while the sport fishery is limited to one unbaited hook. On July 24, with an upper in-river projection
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/6/2015 8:00:46 AM
  • Toxic algae blooms off coast from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state's 157-mile-long ...
  • Peninsula Daily News
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  • 8/6/2015 7:32:08 AM
  • Fish and Game orders necessary
  • We live in an area with a mixed bag of fishing opportunities and a wide variation in management actions for those same fisheries resources. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has issued a couple of emergency orders this past week outlining both ...
  • Frontiersman
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  • 8/6/2015 7:10:39 AM
  • 2015 an odd year for Little Su silver salmon
  • On Aug. 6 the Little Susitna River opened to bait fishing as scheduled in the fisheries regulation book. In response to higher-than-normal early numbers of silver (coho) salmon passing through the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Little Su salmon ...
  • Frontiersman
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  • 8/6/2015 6:56:20 AM
  • Toxic algae blooming in warm water
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state's 157-mile-long ...
  • Independent Online
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  • 8/6/2015 6:42:01 AM
  • WATERS: Summertime On the Water With Van Pierszalowski
  • Instead, he's spent most of his summers touring or on a boat in Alaska salmon fishing with his father ... to factor in the tide and the wind and where we think the fish are," Pierszalowski said. "It's also about creating a hook — a shape in the net ...
  • San Francisco Weekly
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  • 8/6/2015 12:01:09 AM
  • Grave concern — Volunteers undertake cemetery preservation
  • The first two canneries in Alaska were built in Klawock and Old Sitka ... The next tier of employees would have been those with fishing experience who ran the fish traps and managed the tenders. They could come from all over — Italy, Great Britain ...
  • redoubtreporter.wordpress.com
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  • 8/5/2015 10:49:34 PM
  • Fish & Game: Alaskan Halibut
  • Fish & Game: Alaskan Halibut Don Dubuc's Fish & Game report from Alaska with the Cajun Invasion focuses on halibut or "flounders on steroids!" Check out this story on WWLTV.com: http://on.wwltv.com/1SQ4rLR
  • WWL-TV
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  • 8/5/2015 10:35:15 PM
  • Fulcher betting on scallop permit consolidation to recoup $7m
  • Greg Fulcher -- who has just bought the scallop vessel Alaska, and fishing permit, for a record-high sum of $7 ... referring to a quota system based on allowing individuals to fish their allocated amounts as they see fit, including using fewer, larger ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 8/5/2015 4:44:30 PM
  • Toxic algae blooming from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 157-mile ...
  • KOIN-TV
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  • 8/5/2015 3:18:36 PM
  • 10 Reasons: Drop Everything For An Alaskan Adventure
  • I dreamed of reaching Alaska ... Fishing of Your Life Imagine you’re in a remote cove. The water is glassy and clear. You look to your left, there’s a huge swarm of salmon. Every direction you look the story is the same. The water is alive with fish ...
  • gearjunkie.com
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  • 8/5/2015 2:28:30 PM
  • 'Blob' may be to blame: Massive toxic algae blooms forcing seafood bans
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state's 157-mile-long ...
  • Vancouver Observer
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  • 8/5/2015 1:24:04 PM
  • Fish Factor: Rain-powered boats
  • O’Brien said chillers and compressors for the fish hold are a big power draw ... at http://www.torqeedo.com/us • Laine Welch has been covering news of Alaska’s fishing industry since 1988. She lives in Kodiak. Visit her website at www.fishradio.com.
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 8/5/2015 11:58:10 AM
  • West coast fisheries in US shut down due to "red tides"
  • The bloom stretches from California to Alaska and has caused managers to shut beaches in Washington to crab fishing. Known as "red tides", algae ... Domoic acid is harmful to humans, fish and marine life. It accumulates in anchovies, sardines, other ...
  • sigmalive.com
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  • 8/5/2015 9:35:00 AM
  • Giant Algae Bloom Shuts Down West Coast Fisheries
  • The bloom stretches from California to Alaska and has caused managers ... manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said half of the state's 157-mile coastline was now shut to crab fishing. Anthony Odell, a University of Washington ...
  • Sky News HD
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  • 8/5/2015 9:27:51 AM
  • Toxic algae grows even worse; crab-fishing closure doubles in size
  • It stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative fisheries ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 157 ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 8/5/2015 8:44:54 AM
  • August reds depend on ADFG call on Kenai kings
  • Biologists and managers in the area Alaska Department of Fish and Game, are carefully considering whether ... the commercial sockeye fishery is limited to 36 hours of fishing time while the sport fishery is limited to one un-baited hook.
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 8/5/2015 6:36:03 AM
  • Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state's 157-mile-long ...
  • Yahoo News
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  • 8/5/2015 3:15:37 AM
  • Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in Scottsdale big on family fun
  • Exhibits will include fishing tanks, demonstrations of the newest outdoor equipment ... All activities are things you can do in Arizona — you won’t find booths for guided trips in Alaska or Texas or Zimbabwe. Mike Russell, who hosts “Get Outdoors ...
  • azcentral.com
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  • 8/5/2015 12:16:40 AM
  • Toxic algae bloom stretches from California to Alaska
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state's 157-mile-long ...
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 8/5/2015 12:09:30 AM
  • Sockeye fishing on Larson Creek to become catch-and-release only
  • Starting on Wednesday, Larson Creek will be catch-and-release only for sockeye salmon. According to an emergency order issued by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, escapement numbers for red salmon are well below the seasonal goal. Fish and Game says
  • KTNA 88.9 FM
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  • 8/4/2015 8:41:55 PM
  • Obama’s IUU task force going after public input on at-risk species list
  • which fish in the notoriously well-controlled waters of Alaska, saw a $2.73 per pound decrease in price in 2012 due to the sale of illegal supply from Russian waters into the US. In the task force’s report, IUU fishing risk on king crab is tied to the ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 8/4/2015 4:31:22 PM
  • USDA Buys $30 Million of Surplus Canned Sockeye
  • “Knowing that Alaska has tons of excess canned sockeye salmon hurting our fishing industry, this seemed a great fit ... total sockeye harvest has exceeded 35 million fish, a very large harvest. As a result, seafood producers are holding onto an ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 8/4/2015 3:55:35 PM
  • August reds depend on ADFG call on Kenai kings
  • Biologists and managers in the area Alaska Department of Fish and Game, are carefully considering whether ... the commercial sockeye fishery is limited to 36 hours of fishing time while the sport fishery is limited to one un-baited hook.
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 8/4/2015 9:50:30 AM
  • Toxic algae blooms in warmer Pacific, forcing seafood bans
  • It now stretches from at least California to Alaska and has shut down lucrative ... coastal shellfish manager for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, said the area now closed to crab fishing includes more than half the state’s 250-kilometre ...
  • Times Colonist
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  • 8/4/2015 7:20:11 AM
  • Kodiak Resident Pens MURDER OVER KODIAK
  • KODIAK ISLAND, Alaska, Aug. 3 ... Barefield has a MS degree in fish and wildlife biology, and she uses this background in her novels. During the summer, she works as a fishing and wildlife-viewing guide. Murder Over Kodiak is Barefield's second novel.
  • Broadway World
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  • 8/3/2015 7:02:53 PM
  • Writer Wants Documents on Fishy Official
  • Alan Stein told Courthouse News that the aide in question, Arne Fuglvog, served on the North Pacific Fishery Management Council (NPFMC), which oversees assignment of fishing quotas in Alaska ... falsely reported that the fish were caught in a different ...
  • Courthouse News Service
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  • 8/3/2015 2:52:20 PM
  • Fish and Game Report from Alaska
  • Fish and Game Report from Alaska This week Don Dubuc and photographer Geoff Hackett are in Alaska as part of a Cajun Invasion. Don explains in the first of this week's series of special Fish and Game Reports. Check out this story on WWLTV.com: http://on ..
  • WWL-TV
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  • 8/3/2015 2:38:01 PM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Costco Turns Away From Chilean Farmed Salmon
  • Costco is following the lead of Whole Foods and Trader Joe's, which have phased out Chilean fish in favor of antibiotic-free fish ... but not in commercial fishing. His small troller runs up to 130 miles on a single charge and recharges for $1.25, and ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 8/3/2015 7:57:10 AM

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