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  • West Coast Harmful Algal Bloom Research Effort Gets New Grant Award
  • During large blooms such as this, the algae, Pseudo-nitzschia, can produce a potent toxin that can be harmful to people, fish, and marine mammals ... the entire West Coast from southern California to Alaska since May 2015, prompting public health concerns.
  • The Fish Site
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  • 7/29/2015 6:58:40 AM
  • River access at Kenai bridge draws dipnetters, concern
  • Although Brooks didn’t think the fishing was better in the flats than at the larger ... DNR will consult with and receive permission from the Kenai Peninsula Borough and Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Blackwell listed the Army Corps of Engineers ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 7/29/2015 6:01:24 AM
  • Kenai River dipnet hours expanded
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game issued an emergency order on Wednesday ... is found on pages 14 through 17 of the 2015 Southcentral Alaska Sport Fishing Regulation Summary booklet. Personal-use dipnet permits can be obtained online at ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 7/29/2015 3:59:43 AM
  • King salmon restrictions relaxed
  • Anglers fishing for Kasilof kings are now allowed to use bait and multiple hooks, from the river’s mouth upstream to the Sterling Highway bridge, through 11:59 p.m., Friday, July 31. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game also allows the use of bait ...
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 7/28/2015 10:01:48 PM
  • Porcupines likely Alaska's no. 1 roadkill
  • A Fish and Game Department fact sheet says the porcupine may be the most common roadkill in Alaska. It lists vehicles as one of ... in both directions for the sockeye salmon run and dipnet fishing. Fireweed lined the highway last weekend.
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 7/27/2015 6:42:33 PM
  • Kenai River late-run kings looking better than recent lows
  • “We’re seeing things better than the previous two years,” said Jason Pawluk, assistant Kenai area biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game ... results from their best predictor, a test fishing index. “Kenai sockeye salmon is going ...
  • m.juneauempire.com
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  • 7/27/2015 6:42:33 PM
  • My McNeil River Experience
  • My trip to McNeil River, Alaska actually started in November of 2014 ... This bear, Plunger, is my favorite. His preferred fishing style is to look under the water, spot a fish and then “Plunge” in after it. He does this for hours and has great success.
  • petapixel.com
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  • 7/27/2015 6:13:55 PM
  • Historic and Thrilling Bristol Bay Sockeye Season Ends With a Surge
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game kept a close eye on in-season fish numbers and managed fishing efforts day-by-day to ensure that escapement targets were met in all the Bay's major rivers. This year's huge return is good news for chefs and other ...
  • marketwired.com
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  • 7/27/2015 4:19:23 PM
  • ADF&G figures show commercial pinks slow to arrive in Southeast
  • ... have pulled in almost 10 million salmon so far this summer even as the pace of fishing remains below five-year averages, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. On Sunday, ADF&G reported seiners had hauled in 4.85 million pink salmon and .
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/27/2015 8:19:47 AM
  • Wounded veteran Sean Adams embraces Alaskan excursion
  • “It was similar to fishing for trout, but these fish fight really hard ... “To have someone like Rick approach me about going to Alaska, at first I didn’t know how to take it,” Adams said. “I didn’t know why he would pick me over someone ...
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 7/27/2015 6:53:53 AM
  • Porcupines likely Alaska’s no. 1 roadkill
  • A Fish and Game Department fact sheet says the porcupine may be the most common roadkill in Alaska. It lists vehicles as one of ... in both directions for the sockeye salmon run and dipnet fishing. Biologists say it is difficult to determine the size ...
  • Ktoo
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  • 7/27/2015 6:46:43 AM
  • North Fork Smoked Fish Co. hosts grand opening tomorrow
  • For Phil Karlin, tomorrow symbolizes a dream realized, as he hosts the official opening of the North Fork Smoked Fish ... fishing with his father. After a four-year stint in the Coast Guard during which he “wore a lot of hats” and lived in Alaska ...
  • southoldlocal.com
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  • 7/27/2015 3:11:58 AM
  • VIDEO: Do-it-yourself adventure in Alaska lives up to its billing
  • "As a kid, I never imagined I'd be fishing in a place like this," he said. Darkness never fully descends on Alaska in the summer, and we rarely got back to the boat landing before 9 p.m. That's when the real work began—loading the boat, cleaning fish ...
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 7/26/2015 5:32:09 PM
  • Surge of Yukon kings hit Canada escapement goal
  • It took heavy fishing restrictions to exceed the target last year, and the required number of kings didn’t make it to Canada in both 2012 and 2013. A news release from the Alaska Department of Fish and game said this year’s count has been promising ...
  • News Miner
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  • 7/26/2015 11:55:43 AM
  • Porcupines could be Alaska's no. 1 roadkill
  • A Fish and Game Department fact sheet says the porcupine may be the most common roadkill in Alaska. It lists vehicles as one of ... in both directions for the sockeye salmon run and dipnet fishing. Biologists say it is difficult to determine the size ...
  • The Republic
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  • 7/26/2015 11:12:46 AM
  • Porcupines likely Alaska's no. 1 roadkill
  • A Fish and Game Department fact sheet says the porcupine may be the most common roadkill in Alaska. It lists vehicles as one of ... in both directions for the sockeye salmon run and dipnet fishing. Fireweed lined the highway last weekend.
  • Moulton Advertiser
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  • 7/26/2015 10:44:08 AM
  • Sockeye salmon price disappointing
  • 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.
  • Sit News
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  • 7/26/2015 7:23:42 AM
  • Take a moment to appreciate the fish
  • It seems that most of the population of Southcentral Alaska has descended up on the Kenai Peninsula and is either fishing, getting ready to fish or just finished fishing, so we’ll keep this brief: while it might be hard to do in the middle of the salmon ..
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 7/26/2015 5:14:51 AM
  • Totally tubular fishing
  • GREENWOOD COUNTY – From Hawaii to Alaska, Bill Hartman has fished from sizable ... A few casts later, he added a big bluegill. By time he quit fishing a few hours later, the fish bag on the side of his tube was bulging with bluegill, green sunfish ...
  • The Wichita Eagle Kansas
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  • 7/25/2015 11:52:44 PM
  • Bears Trade Blows While Fishing In Alaska (VIDEO)
  • There are around 25 bears in Katmai National Park in Alaska hunting for fish in the ... Instead of getting a piece of fish, they got a piece of one another. We didn't know that fishing could be this intense! The drama ended when the other bear fell from ..
  • HNGN
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  • 7/25/2015 3:24:29 PM
  • Kodiak artist's marine debris ornaments headed to US Capitol
  • Dillard, a retired art teacher from Kodiak High School, makes fish ... Alaska needs to provide about 5,000 ornaments altogether. "They were excited," Dillard said. "They said, 'Is Obama going to see this?" Dillard hopes to educate the kids about Kodiak's .
  • Moulton Advertiser
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  • 7/25/2015 9:33:44 AM
  • Fish and Game loosens Kenai River king restrictions
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game issued an emergency order allowing for ... for kings to open the season and setnetters were limited to no more than 36 hours of fishing time per week. However, this season’s king run has been an improvement over ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 7/25/2015 8:57:57 AM
  • Humpbacks hounding herring in Aleutians
  • The herring fishing is a little slow ... It looked like a couple of hundred whales," said Charles Russell of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He reported "world class whale viewing" as he flew over the small purse seine herring fleet between ...
  • thedutchharborfisherman.com
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  • 7/25/2015 8:43:38 AM
  • Kotzebue fishermen back at it
  • But with only one buyer, Copper River Seafoods, fishermen were cautioned to make sure they have a market for their catch before fishing. On Monday, 9,000 chum salmon were caught, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, bringing the total ...
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 7/25/2015 8:36:28 AM
  • Take a moment to appreciate the fish
  • It seems that most of the population of Southcentral Alaska has descended up on the Kenai Peninsula and is either fishing, getting ready to fish or just finished fishing, so we’ll keep this brief: while it might be hard to do in the middle of the salmon ..
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 7/25/2015 5:23:12 AM
  • McDonald’s urges NPFMC to give Bering Sea canyons careful consideration
  • McDonald’s, which uses Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified Alaskan pollock in its Filet-o-Fish sandwich, is urging the North ... in the Aleutian Islands and some areas in the Gulf of Alaska, and these areas have already received protections.
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 7/24/2015 3:54:18 PM
  • Researching sockeye in Alaska
  • That may be affecting the number of fish in the river on the following day — and, thus, the fishing. (Given the importance of all that tourist fishing business to the State of Alaska, one wonders what the !@&? the Feds were thinking. But that is another ..
  • Daily Record
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  • 7/24/2015 1:16:50 PM
  • Sport fish report: Freshwater angling poised to heat up
  • These fish have valuable data embedded in coded-wire-tags in ... Please consult the 2015 Southeast Alaska Sport Fishing Regulations to identify pelagic and non-pelagic rockfish (page 36) and for daily bag and possession limits (page 11).
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/24/2015 11:58:05 AM
  • Fish and Game lifts bait restriction for Kenai River kings
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has lifted the bait ... Therefore the sport fishery will remain closed to king salmon fishing upstream of the Fish and Game markers located approximately 300 yards downstream of Slikok Creek. By regulation, the ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 7/24/2015 11:15:08 AM
  • Outdoors Calling: This is the end of the line
  • I have fished from Alaska to Mexico and from coast to coast ... We have some of the best fishing one could ask for in our area. The variety of fish is great; you can fish for anything from bluegills to salmon and muskies with your choice of water.
  • morningstarpublishing.com
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  • 7/24/2015 7:47:33 AM
  • When Neptune laughs
  • Neptune had not found me fishing on my kayak ... 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.
  • southoldlocal.com
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  • 7/24/2015 6:50:17 AM
  • ADFG loosens Kenai River kings restrictions
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has issued an emergency order allowing ... for kings to open the season and setnetters were limited to no more than 36 hours of fishing time per week. However, this season’s king run has been an improvement over ...
  • Alaska Journal of Commerce
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  • 7/24/2015 5:17:13 AM
  • Outdoors: When cooking fish, consider the grill
  • Since we are smack dab in the middle of fishing season ... and slap it on the grill. Marinating the fish in Italian dressing before grilling also works great. Up in Alaska, they basically grill salmon using a different technique than we use here.
  • Times Union
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  • 7/24/2015 4:55:45 AM
  • 225 years of Service: Marine Environmental Protection
  • This became especially important with the acquisition of Alaska in 1867 and Hawaii in 1898, and the consequent expansion of U.S. territorial waters. Many species of fish and marine mammals faced extinction from intensive fishing, whaling and sealing until
  • The Maritime Executive
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  • 7/24/2015 1:21:00 AM
  • My Adventure: Hot springs, fishing and Steens Mountain getaway
  • While there was a fair number of campers, we were the only ones fishing that morning. I gotta admit, the Brooklyn kid outfished the former Alaska longliner 5 to 1. After cleaning the fish, we headed back up to the top of the 9,400-foot mountain and hiked .
  • Mail Tribune & Daily Tidings
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  • 7/23/2015 11:55:06 PM
  • Fish and Game lifts bait restriction for Kenai River kings
  • According to Fish and Game, inseason run projections are stronger ... Anglers are reminded to review the regulations for the Kasilof River in the 2015 Southcentral Alaska Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Booklet.
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 7/23/2015 11:55:06 PM
  • First Mick Fanning, now this: Whales sneak up on a guy while filming
  • Brad Rich and Tony Flanders were fishing in Resurrection Bay near Seward, Alaska, when they started filming ... These bubbles then trap fish and force them upward. The whales will then spontaneously swim through this ‘bubble net’ with their mouths ...
  • techly.com.au
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  • 7/23/2015 9:39:05 PM
  • Early fire damages 3 homes in north Seattle; no injuries
  • Sports Minute: Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The ... Oregon and Washington have all enacted emergency fishing rules to handle low flows and warm water conditions, the Idaho Fish and Game Department Panhandle Region ...
  • KHQ
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  • 7/23/2015 11:44:57 AM
  • UAS Ketchikan hosts beach food seminar
  • And just as a reminder, harvesting beach foods, including seaweed, does require a sport fishing license in the state of Alaska. Before harvesting anything, be sure to identify it and check with Alaska Department of Fish and Game regulations if you have any
  • KRBD
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  • 7/23/2015 10:54:51 AM
  • Silvers pickier than pinks (and taste better, too)
  • The Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon Area remains closed to snagging ... The China Poot personal use dipnet fishery is open until Aug. 7 upstream of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game markers. Personal use caught sockeye salmon must have both tips of ...
  • Homer News
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  • 7/23/2015 10:47:41 AM
  • Ketchikan Creek open for all salmon fishing
  • Ketchikan Creek is now open for fishing, including king salmon. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced Thursday that fishing for all species of salmon could commence on the creek, and will continue through the end of the year. The bag and ...
  • KRBD
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  • 7/23/2015 10:47:41 AM
  • Postal Service rejects plan for artistic facade in Tieton
  • Sports Minute: Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The ... Oregon and Washington have all enacted emergency fishing rules to handle low flows and warm water conditions, the Idaho Fish and Game Department Panhandle Region ...
  • KHQ
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  • 7/23/2015 7:05:47 AM
  • Alaska Diary: My long overdue trip to the 49th state
  • We were in Alaska for 11 days. From my limited experience ... Another reason to pack light is if you go fishing and catch fish you want to bring home, you can pack them in a cooler and ship them as checked baggage. 3. Make your hotel room as dark as ...
  • Al.com
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  • 7/23/2015 6:58:37 AM
  • Sockeye salmon week in the Mat-Su Valley
  • With 26,781 sockeye salmon past the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Fish Creek salmon counting weir ... This fishery is for Alaska residents only and a sport fishing license and permit are required for all anglers over 15 years of age.
  • Frontiersman
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  • 7/23/2015 6:44:18 AM
  • Blackpowder and dipnets
  • The release continues: “A 2015 Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use permit is required to dipnet salmon at Fish Creek and only Alaska residents holding valid sport fishing licenses, or ADF&G Permanent Identification Cards (senior license), or ADF&G Disabled ...
  • Frontiersman
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  • 7/23/2015 6:44:18 AM
  • Fishermen Can Hook Polluters in Court
  • If fishing and aquaculture interests can be persuaded that the value of the fish and shellfish they harvest is being ... And just in the past few years a similar show of force by Alaska salmon fishermen in the state's biggest sockeye fishery seems to ...
  • New York Times
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  • 7/23/2015 6:44:18 AM
  • NOAA grant to help Washington monitor toxic algae bloom
  • The algae blooms have occurred along the West Coast from southern California to Alaska since May ... Washington have all enacted emergency fishing rules to handle low flows and warm water conditions, the Idaho Fish and Game Department Panhandle Region ...
  • KHQ
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  • 7/23/2015 6:01:21 AM
  • No plans for fishing restrictions in Idaho despite heat
  • While Montana, Oregon and Washington have all enacted emergency fishing rules to handle low flows and warm water conditions, the Idaho Fish and Game Department Panhandle ... Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated .
  • KHQ
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  • 7/23/2015 5:04:05 AM
  • NOAA grant to help Washington monitor toxic algae bloom
  • Cellular look at Pseudo-nitzschia, a harmful algal bloom that is threatening health of humans, marine mammals by creating toxins in filter feeding fish ... to Alaska since May. Dangerous toxin levels prompted the closure of Dungeness crab fishing off ...
  • KATU
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  • 7/23/2015 3:52:30 AM
  • Chum Salmon Flood Western Alaska Waters as Buyers Struggle to Keep Up
  • It’s escapement and subsistence, and they need their fish and then we’ll go commercial fishing after that.” The surge of salmon in the waters of western Alaska is also feeding Kotzebue’s fishery. Last year’s commercial chum harvest was the second ...
  • Alaska Public Media
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  • 7/22/2015 9:11:39 PM
  • Salmon fishing along Washington coast doing very well | Fishing report
  • “I don’t care where you’re fishing, be it Alaska or any other marine area ... Tuna boats were hooking into fairly good numbers of fish anywhere from 20 to 50 miles offshore off Westport. Moving further inland, the northern Puget Sound hatchery ...
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 7/22/2015 5:36:54 PM
  • As chinook cross into Canada, fall chum begin running on the Yukon
  • The Chinook have reached Canada, and Alaska Fish and Game biologists say they’ve now met nearly ... Meeting escapement goals is good news, but subsistence fishing on the Yukon has otherwise reached a midseason lull. Summer chum have officially run ...
  • 2KTUU
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  • 7/22/2015 5:29:44 PM
  • U.S. Coast Guard Celebrates 225 Years of Service
  • This became especially important with the acquisition of Alaska in 1867 and Hawaii in 1898, and the consequent expansion of U.S. territorial waters. Many species of fish and marine mammals faced extinction from intensive fishing, whaling and sealing until
  • gCaptain
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  • 7/22/2015 1:33:31 PM
  • Putting up your own fish II: Fish license options
  • If you’ve still got questions Southeast Alaska has seven sport fish management offices and a dozen contacts for various commercial fisheries. Give them a call. They love that. An adult resident fishing license is $24 and a king salmon tag is another $10.
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/22/2015 12:00:27 PM
  • When the honey’s ready, take it slow and steady
  • But as the fishing season closes ... Soon, depending on who and where you are in Alaska, it will be time to bustle little ones off to school, put up fish for the winter, say goodbye to visiting relatives, and enjoy the last of the dying sunlight before ...
  • Alaska Star
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  • 7/22/2015 10:56:02 AM
  • Seafood Harvesters give view on snapper act
  • Without these fishermen, red snapper would not be available in your local grocery's fish case or on your favorite menu ... umbrella association representing 16 commercial fishing organizations from Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico north to New England.
  • Fort Myers Beach Talk
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  • 7/22/2015 5:48:14 AM
  • Putting up your own fish II: Fish license options
  • If you've still got questions Southeast Alaska has seven sport fish management offices and a dozen contacts for various commercial fisheries. Give them a call. They love that. An adult resident fishing license is $24 and a king salmon tag is another $10.
  • Capital City Weekly
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  • 7/22/2015 5:05:17 AM
  • British Columbia govt. withholds key mining permit
  • He says Alaskans catch fish out of the Skeena. “If we see crashes in salmon populations in rivers like that it could affect Alaska fishing,” he says. “So even the rivers that don’t flow right through Southeast Alaska are still pretty important to ...
  • Ktoo
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  • 7/21/2015 11:50:19 PM
  • Court Victory for Wilderness in the Arctic Refuge
  • fish and migratory birds, among other species. The 1.5 million-acre coastal plain is the biological heart of the Arctic Refuge. Its subsistence resources have sustained Alaska Native people for thousands of years. Conservation groups are hailing the ruling
  • biologicaldiversity.org
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  • 7/21/2015 11:21:41 PM
  • Frankenfish’ labelling amendment
  • but also the risks of those creatures disrupting and potentially breeding with wild Alaska salmon – which she believes will put the fishing industry at great risk. Senator Murkowski is dead-set against Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of these .
  • World Fishing
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  • 7/21/2015 10:28:35 AM
  • Red Lobster adds sockeye to 2015 ‘Crabfest’
  • The addition of wild sockeye -- typically considered a high value fish -- falls ... maintaining sustainable fishing practices and seafood quality assurance," reads a line in the press release. The company is partnering with the Alaska Seafood Marketing ...
  • undercurrentnews
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  • 7/21/2015 9:17:00 AM
  • British Columbia govt. withholds key mining permit
  • He says Alaskans catch fish out of the Skeena. “If we see crashes in salmon populations in rivers like that it could affect Alaska fishing,” he says. “So even the rivers that don’t flow right through Southeast Alaska are still pretty important to ...
  • KRBD
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  • 7/21/2015 5:27:56 AM
  • Sensational seafood on the grill
  • From one of the most bountiful fishing regions in the world, Alaska salmon have never been listed as endangered ... Preheat medium-hot grill, broiler oven or pan on stovetop over medium-high heat. Cook fish until nearly opaque throughout, about 2–5 ...
  • Beaver County Times
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  • 7/21/2015 3:54:53 AM
  • Voices of Alaska: Baby salmon live here
  • They sparkle on the end of our daughter’s fishing line, slam into our dip nets like ... Photo to Map” in the app so your photo will pop up on the Alaska Salmon Love Map at www.babysalmon.fish. You can look for baby salmon when you’re out with your ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 7/21/2015 2:36:08 AM
  • Fishing industry urged to put safety first
  • A report, entitled ‘Working Group on Safety, Training, and Employment in the Irish Fishing Industry ... The US coastguard, Alaska’s Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and Canada’s Fish Safe body in British Columbia were among the ...
  • Irish Examiner
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  • 7/20/2015 11:08:33 PM
  • Red Lobster Brings Back Crabfest
  • It’s so essential to our way of life that our constitution mandates that fish are “utilized ... For more information about Alaska Seafood and its fishing and sustainability standards, visit www.AlaskaSeafood.org.
  • Restaurant News Release
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  • 7/20/2015 9:14:01 PM
  • Murkowski’s “Frankenfish” Labeling Provision Passes Committee
  • but also the risks of those creatures disrupting and potentially breeding with wild Alaska salmon—putting the fishing industry at great risk. Murkowski is dead-set against Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of these products and presented her ...
  • politicalnews.me
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  • 7/20/2015 10:22:37 AM
  • Red Lobster Brings Back Crabfest
  • It's so essential to our way of life that our constitution mandates that fish are "utilized ... For more information about Alaska Seafood and its fishing and sustainability standards, visit www.AlaskaSeafood.org.
  • Market Watch
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  • 7/20/2015 9:53:59 AM
  • Southeast trollers get bad news from ADF&G
  • In an update released Friday, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced that preliminary fish tickets indicate about 150,000 kings were taken by trollers during eight days of fishing at the start of the month. That catch figure means the fleet’s ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/20/2015 8:56:43 AM
  • New declaration binds Arctic coastal states to fishing ban
  • The declaration halts commercial fishing “pending further research on fish stocks and the development of a sustainable ... environmental damage,” said Jimmy Stotts, president of ICC-Alaska, in that same release. “We are not saying we oppose ...
  • Nunatsiaq Online
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  • 7/20/2015 8:28:05 AM
  • Wasilla boy among top anglers in Valdez Kids Pink Salmon Derby
  • The second-place winners received a skateboard and three-year subscription to Fish Alaska Magazine and the third-place finishers took home a fishing pole from Prospector and a one-year magazine subscription. Another Valley angler continues to lead Valdez H
  • Frontiersman
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  • 7/20/2015 7:30:49 AM
  • Sockeye salmon run: From “bust” to “unbelievable”
  • 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.
  • Sit News
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  • 7/20/2015 6:47:52 AM
  • Arctic Nations Pledge to Prevent Unregulated Fishing
  • The dominant Arctic fish families are cods, eelpouts, snailfishes, sculpins, and salmonids, according to scientists with the Arctic Ocean Diversity, based at the University of Alaska ... in 2009 to prohibit commercial fishing in the U.S. Exclusive Economic
  • Environment News Service
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  • 7/19/2015 10:16:38 AM
  • Dutch angler rocks Caiger's with catches of monster carp
  • “There you must buy both a fishing license and also a license ... much different than a Pennsylvania angler flying to Alaska for a salmon trip. “Carp are easily Canada’s most underrated game fish, and very few Canadian recreational anglers target ...
  • Republican And Herald
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  • 7/19/2015 4:04:25 AM
  • OPINION: British Columbia: Your neighbors are watching
  • Alaska Natives, commercial fishing interests, business owners ... is unacceptable for Alaskan and Canadian citizens who rely on clean water and healthy fish, and wildlife," said Dale Kelley, executive director of the Alaska Trollers Association, which ...
  • thebristolbaytimes.com
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  • 7/18/2015 9:49:12 AM
  • Herring opens in Unalaska, Akutan
  • The Dutch Harbor Food and Bait Herring Fishery opened this week, with three boats registered, "pretty similar to last year," said Alaska Department of Fish and Game area biologist ... for 24 hours, for fishing in the Unalaska and Akutan districts.
  • thedutchharborfisherman.com
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  • 7/18/2015 8:30:27 AM
  • OPINION: British Columbia: Your neighbors are watching
  • Alaska Natives, commercial fishing interests, business owners ... is unacceptable for Alaskan and Canadian citizens who rely on clean water and healthy fish, and wildlife," said Dale Kelley, executive director of the Alaska Trollers Association, which ...
  • thedutchharborfisherman.com
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  • 7/18/2015 8:30:27 AM
  • Fishermen flock to Kotzebue Sound for commercial opener
  • On Sunday, fishermen caught around 8,700 fish on the first day ... All other crewmembers must have a 2015 commercial crewmember license, or a 2015 State of Alaska commercial fishing permit.
  • The Arctic Sounder
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  • 7/18/2015 7:54:40 AM
  • Nations Agree to Leave Arctic Fish Alone, but the U.S. Keeps Drilling
  • Conservationists think the fish ban should be permanent ... The U.S. has a ban in place in its EEZ along Alaska’s northern border, as does Norway for trawl fishing in its territorial waters. “The next step for this agreement is for states such as ...
  • Yahoo News
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  • 7/17/2015 9:46:12 PM
  • Gone Fishing
  • Instead, I think I’ll just share a recent adventure. It’s summertime, and everyone is fishing. At the station, we take frequent fish reports from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. On Tuesdays, we cover the weekly teleconferences between Yukon ...
  • knom.org
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  • 7/17/2015 8:27:28 PM
  • Good wild salmon harvest forecast in Southeast Alaska
  • In several areas of Southeast seine boats have been testing fishing according to contracts ... Meanwhile, catches of wild Alaska salmon jumped from an estimated total of 20.3 million fish on 7 July to 53.5 million fish on 14 July 1, lifting the spirits ...
  • FIS
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  • 7/17/2015 4:09:46 PM
  • Greenpeace Says Buy Whole Foods’ Seafood
  • The high demand for cheap seafood and the race for more fish propel companies to keep fishing boats at sea longer and in dangerous ... the government to protect ecologically rich waters like Alaska’s Bering Sea. Thank you Whole Foods, Wegmans, Giant ...
  • Triple Pundit
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  • 7/17/2015 12:20:42 PM
  • Situk River closed to king salmon fishing
  • Beginning July 11, sport fishing for king salmon in the Situk River, in Yakutat, is closed according to a release from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Chinook may not be targeted, retained or possessed; king salmon caught while fishing for other ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 7/17/2015 11:59:14 AM
  • Drought-related fishing restrictions enacted on 38 rivers
  • Washington fish and wildlife officials have enacted fishing restrictions on 38 rivers over concerns ... Here is the latest Washington news from The Associated Press An Alaska Airlines flight reported a laser strike late last night as it approached Sea ...
  • KHQ
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  • 7/17/2015 11:44:55 AM
  • Agency reports killing 158 cormorants so far to help salmon
  • Washington fish and wildlife officials have enacted fishing restrictions on 38 rivers over concerns ... Here is the latest Washington news from The Associated Press An Alaska Airlines flight reported a laser strike late last night as it approached Sea ...
  • KHQ
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  • 7/17/2015 4:21:06 AM
  • Russia, Denmark, Other Arctic Nations Prevent Fishing Around North Pole
  • Like Us on Facebook The declaration acknowledges that the commercial fishing in the Arctic Ocean which is larger than Alaska and Texas when combined ... the central Arctic probably has no commercial fish stocks by now, and that the melting ice maybe ...
  • chinatopix.com
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  • 7/17/2015 3:45:18 AM
  • Fishing report: Bird's the word
  • According to Alaska Department of Fish and Game information officer Ryan Ragan, fishing should be good at Ship Creek near downtown Anchorage too. “We’re already seeing some silvers in Ship Creek,” he said. Both streams are stocked with coho salmon ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 7/17/2015 1:14:59 AM
  • Sea Warming Leads to Ban on Fishing in the Arctic
  • “Climate change is affecting the migration patterns of fish stocks,” Norway’s foreign ... Since 2009, the United States has banned commercial fishing in its exclusive economic zone off Alaska’s North Slope; Norway has a similar prohibition against ...
  • New York Times
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  • 7/17/2015 12:17:43 AM
  • Annual checkup of Earth's climate says we're in hotter water (Update)
  • 12, 2014 file photo, a fishing boat heads out to the Atlantic ... Johnson said subtropical fish not normally seen that far north were appearing off the coast of an unusually warm Alaska. More than 400 scientists wrote the peer-reviewed 292-page study ...
  • Phys.org
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  • 7/16/2015 6:48:26 PM
  • Five Reasons Alaskans Are Winning the Sustainable Food and Energy Race
  • Abundant marine life has sustained Alaska’s native population for centuries. Increased commercial fishing in the Bering Sea and ocean acidification has created numerous issues for local Alaskans and their small fishing communities. With a growing fish to .
  • Sustainable Cities Collective
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  • 7/16/2015 9:44:24 AM
  • Minnesota woman takes lead in derby
  • Jeez, we’re the Halibut Fishing Capital of the World ... The China Poot personal use dipnet fishery is open through Aug. 7 upstream of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game markers. Personal use caught sockeye salmon must have both tips of the tail ...
  • Homer News
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  • 7/16/2015 9:37:15 AM
  • What happens to those halibut after being caught?
  • Alaska Custom Seafoods, Auction Block, Carroll Corporation, Fish Factory, Icicle Seafoods ... Ray Starzec, individual quota holder.Starzec started fishing in Homer in 1975 for halibut, shrimp and crab. Now retired after a 30-year fishing career and ...
  • Homer News
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  • 7/16/2015 8:18:30 AM
  • Parks Highway streams reopen to fishing
  • several anglers have asked me about coho salmon fishing on the Little Susitna River. Yes, everyday a few Little Su coho salmon are getting caught by sport anglers, however, escapement numbers through the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s Little ...
  • Frontiersman
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  • 7/16/2015 2:42:04 AM
  • Not so lonesome anymore
  • The fish was appropriately christened by fish biologists as ... Sockeye salmon are found throughout the northern Pacific Ocean, with many populations using freshwater streams in Alaska, Washington, Oregon and British Columbia to spawn.
  • Teton Valley News
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  • 7/15/2015 12:51:42 PM
  • Nobody sneezed during the high Pollan count 75 years ago this week
  • The fishing boats were of clinker construction with fixed ... and close family relatives of the species are still found in Arctic Canada, Russia and Alaska where the fish lives in the sea and migrates into freshwater rivers to breed.
  • NewsLetter
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  • 7/15/2015 10:14:14 AM
  • Anthony Verne “Tony” Lund
  • When she was finished, the couple sailed The Swan to Alaska with a fleet of fishing buddies. They had a full ... Tony loved floating the rivers, catching (and later, releasing) a fine fish, whiskey on his front porch, women of all ages, and his family ...
  • Daily World
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  • 7/15/2015 8:26:51 AM
  • Algae boom threatens gill net fleet
  • Another fisherman, Bill Dockar, 61, said not getting fish in the net soon may have some long-term repercussions. “Commercial fishing licences go for $50,000 ... some of it is also being observed off Alaska south of Anchorage [in the Nass].”
  • The Northern View
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  • 7/15/2015 6:53:48 AM
  • Setnet opening planned for Kasilof
  • Set gillnetters in the Kasilof Section of the east side setnet fishery will try a new way of fishing Wednesday as Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers experiment with ways to control the Kasilof red salmon run. The section will open to fishing ...
  • m.peninsulaclarion.com
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  • 7/15/2015 6:39:29 AM
  • FISH FACTOR: Kodiak debris sweep; new Coast Guard regs for old vessels
  • “We’ve found building fragments, derelict vessels, lots of Styrofoam, aquaculture and fishing buoys from all over, fuel tanks and tons of lines and nets,” Bressler said. DEC began flying Alaska’s coastline in 2012 to map the debris by its density ...
  • Alaska Journal of Commerce
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  • 7/15/2015 5:49:22 AM
  • The break down
  • The highs and lows of fishing have been written and spoken by anglers since hooking fish in the mouth became a fun way to enjoy ... Jeff Lund grew up in Southeast Alaska and after 10 years in California, succumbed to the pull of home.
  • Capital City Weekly
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  • 7/15/2015 5:35:03 AM
  • Public Safety Releases Kenai Peninsula Personal Use Fishery Information
  • Failure to obtain a personal use permit before fishing. It is required to possess, on your person, a Upper Cook Inlet Personal Use Permit and valid 2015 Alaska Resident Sport Fish license while dip netting. Keeping a prohibited species. Remember King ...
  • Alaska Native News
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  • 7/15/2015 1:38:50 AM
  • Cook Inlet advocate known for his passion of all things Alaskan
  • “He knew the role that fishing played in Alaska as a really sustainable and accessible way ... advocating for measures to reduce the destruction of fish habitat on the river. Behind all this, Debbie Mullen said, was the wish that the abundance he had ...
  • Homer Tribune
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  • 7/14/2015 11:58:37 PM
  • Herring opens in Unalaska, Akutan
  • The Dutch Harbor Food and Bait Herring Fishery opens this week, with three boats registered, “pretty similar to last year,” said Alaska Department of Fish and Game area biologist ... for 24 hours, for fishing in the Unalaska and Akutan districts.
  • KUCB
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  • 7/14/2015 11:29:59 PM
  • Ralph Clinton Keef
  • Ralph’s love of adventure, hunting and fishing inspired him to hitchhike to Alaska from Orono in 1952 after his freshman ... riverine habitat has far reaching benefit for sea run fish and for entire communities and ecosystems. One of his last public ...
  • Bangor Daily News
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  • 7/14/2015 9:13:58 PM

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