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  • Are you about ready for some tuna fishing?
  • The jack mackerel live from Southern California right into Alaska and while these fish rarely exceed twenty inches in length they sure cover some distance for their size. Travelling in massive schools at depths up to 1,300 feet and up to 600 miles off ...
  • The World
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  • 6/24/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • Leggett: Alaska vacation gets the grandkids hooked on fishing
  • Fly fishing on the rivers near Newhalen Lodge provides rich experiences and memories. Early June fishing produces some large catches. I was still getting myself rigged and ready to step into the frigid waters of the Tazimina River when my granddaughter ...
  • mystatesman.com
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  • 6/24/2017 5:28:00 AM
  • Fish and Game places additional restrictions on Valley king fishing
  • The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has placed restrictions on harvesting king salmon in the Deshka and Little Susitna rivers. According to a statement accompanying the order, Fish and Game estimates the number of kings who will survive to reach their .
  • KTNA 88.9 FM
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  • 6/23/2017 11:02:00 PM
  • From Revel: Herring Fish Cake Sliders
  • Herring Fish Cake, basil-lime leaf sauce vert, pickled serrano, steamed buns from Revel for Alaska Herring Week 2017! Photo by Zachary D. Lyons. Introducing Herring Fish Cake, basil-lime leaf sauce vert, pickled serrano, steamed buns from Revel for Alaska
  • nwherringweek.com
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  • 6/23/2017 7:15:00 PM
  • Girls fish, too
  • "It was weird growing up and being surrounded by men and learning how to be a fisherman in Alaska and also be a girl," Maddy said. "In the past it's been a little confusing what my role is as a female on a boat and if that's even okay. But, this year I'm .
  • thebristolbaytimes.com
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  • 6/23/2017 6:41:00 PM
  • PWS harvest tops one million fish
  • The commercial harvest of sockeyes is still trending consistently below forecast, noted Jeremy Botz, who manages the state’s gillnet salmon fishery from the Cordova office of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The good news is that both reds and ...
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/23/2017 4:32:00 PM
  • People of Bristol Bay will never trade fish for gold
  • Two important annual events are kicking off this Friday. In Bristol Bay, Alaska, it's salmon season. Smokehouses will start filling up with strips of fresh king salmon. Fishermen will be delivering totes full of sockeye to tenders. Families will be ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/23/2017 3:11:00 AM
  • Prep Cook
  • Professional and experienced Prep Cook wanted to join our team in our remote Alaskan sport-fishing lodge, located on an island in beautiful Southeast Alaska. We are looking for a positive, well-intended, talented prep cook with an excellent work ethic ...
  • coolworks.com
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  • 6/23/2017 2:57:00 AM
  • Fish Factor: China the number one customer for Alaska seafood
  • China holds big promise to become a top customer for Alaska salmon, and not just for the bright red fillets. Since 2011 China has been the number one customer for Alaska seafood with purchases nearing $800 million and comprising 54 percent of all Alaska ..
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 6/22/2017 7:23:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: China is potential top customer for Alaska salmon
  • China holds big promise to become a top customer for Alaska salmon, and not just for the bright red fillets. Since 2011 China has been the number one customer for Alaska seafood with purchases nearing $800 million and comprising 54 percent of all Alaska ..
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/22/2017 6:03:00 PM
  • Crafty Killer Whales Are Harassing Alaskan Fishing Boats
  • Now, fishing rigs have a new challenge to contend with: killer whales. As Suzanna Caldwell reports for the Alaska Dispatch News, pods of orcas are harassing fishing boats. It’s a heated battle, writes Caldwell—and, she says, “the whales are winning.”
  • Smithsonian.com
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  • 6/22/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • Campfire Cooking, King Salmon, and Life on the Boat This Week
  • Gillnetting in the Gulf of Alaska, fishing for Copper River salmon. This time of year, it’s pretty typical to find us with fish scales stuck to our skin, hands dirty with engine grease, and hair smelling like campfire smoke. Mid-June in Alaska is magical .
  • marthastewart.com
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  • 6/22/2017 4:30:00 PM
  • Whales ganging up on fishing boats, feasting on their catches
  • Killer whales have begun ganging up on fishing boats off the coast of Alaska, stripping fishing lines clean and in some cases driving individual boats clear back into port. One boat owner, speaking to the National Post, compared pods of orcas to motorcycle
  • The Wichita Eagle Kansas
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  • 6/22/2017 1:24:00 PM
  • Full transcript: Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom on Recode Decode
  • But at the scale of 700 million, if you’re an advertiser and you want to reach a 32-year-old female in Alaska who really loves salmon fishing, you can find that person. You can find that easily. And that’s what’s unprecedented. I was just at a ...
  • Recode
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  • 6/22/2017 12:03:00 PM
  • Alaska senator to convene hearing examining marine sanctuaries
  • Alaska Sen. Dan Sullivan, and chairman of the Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard, said Tuesday a subcommittee hearing will convene next week to address oversight of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Marine ..
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/22/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Campbell Creek king salmon belong to the kids this weekend
  • From about 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Alaska Department of Fish and Game staff and volunteers will be at the Taku-Campbell Lake parking lot off 76th and King Street to help young anglers. Fishing rods will be available during this time on a first-come .
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/22/2017 4:38:00 AM
  • Alaska fishermen ‘chased out’ of Bering Sea by gangs of killer whales
  • One fishing boat captain described how he had been “harassed non-stop” on a fishing trip in April [stock image] Getty Images/iStockphoto Pods of killer whales are reportedly stalking Alaskan fishermen and driving them out of fishing areas while robbing ...
  • The Independent
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  • 6/21/2017 3:52:00 PM
  • Alaska Department of Fish and Game
  • Data Source: OCEANAK Gross Earnings Subject Area. Confidential information is excluded from this report. The data in the above table is sourced from Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) fish tickets and Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission (CFEC ...
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  • 6/21/2017 2:04:00 PM
  • Thank you to my fishing physician, The Doc
  • One day I got an “It’s The Doc ” message inviting me to join Dennis and two other doctor friends for a steelhead fishing trip to southeast Alaska. “This is a trip like no other,” Dennis wrote. Steelhead are my least favorite sportfish ...
  • Jackson Hole News&Guide Newspaper
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  • 6/21/2017 10:59:00 AM
  • Killer Whales are Stalking Boats and Stealing Their Fish
  • Pods of killer whales are stalking the boats of Alaska fishermen and stealing their halibut catches, leaving the men with no fish and thousands of gallons of fuel wasted trying to flee. It’s not exactly new that killer whales, also called orcas ...
  • earthfirstjournal.org
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  • 6/21/2017 10:12:00 AM
  • Killer whales recognize boats, 'harass' fishermen, steal fish
  • Pods of killer whales are "harassing" fishermen in Alaska, forcing them to leave the area and lose 20,000 to 30,000 pounds of fish per day. "It's kind of like a primordial struggle," fisherman Buck Laukitis told the Anchorage Daily News. READ MORE UK ...
  • poandpo.com
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  • 6/21/2017 6:01:00 AM
  • Killer whales have figured out how to steal fish from fishing boats
  • Killer whales and humans share something big in common: they both like fish. So much so that in Alaska, fishermen are having trouble catching fish and keeping the fish out of the mouths of the killer whales following them. It’s become an epidemic of ...
  • thecomeback.com
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  • 6/20/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • 2 Anchorage men die when boat capsizes near Seward
  • SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — Two Anchorage men died and two were rescued when their fishing boat capsized near Seward. Alaska State Troopers say the bodies of 53-year-old Benjamin Jimenez and 43-year-old Ferdinand Salvador were recovered. Seward troopers at ...
  • apnewsarchive.com
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  • 6/20/2017 4:29:00 AM
  • The hunt for bear involved in mauling turns up empty
  • Dave Battle, area biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, hunted for the black bear involved in a fatal mauling near Bird Ridge on Sunday. Battle talks about the search and what may happen next.
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/19/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • Alaska fishing adventure
  • Ron Anderson of Grand Forks shared this photo of the day's catch from a fishing trip he and his wife, Kelly, booked with Aurora Charters of Seward, Alaska, with friends Denise and Mike Murray of Bismarck. Pictured from left are Ron Anderson, Cindy Anderson
  • Grand Forks Herald
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  • 6/19/2017 5:10:00 PM
  • 2 Anchorage men die when boat capsizes near Seward
  • SEWARD, Alaska — Two Anchorage men died and two were rescued when their fishing boat capsized near Seward. Alaska State Troopers say the bodies of 53-year-old Benjamin Jimenez and 43-year-old Ferdinand Salvador were recovered. Seward troopers at about 3 ..
  • The Republic
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  • 6/19/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • Two die when fishing boat capsizes near Seward
  • FAIRBANKS - Two people died when a private fishing boat capsized outside Resurrection Bay on Saturday. According to Alaska State Troopers, four people were on board when the boat capsized at 3 p.m. June 17. Anchorage-based U.S. Coast Guard officials said .
  • News Miner
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  • 6/19/2017 7:38:00 AM
  • Angler wins Ship Creek fishing derby with 36.2 pound king
  • I thought, man, I hope that's the fish," said Tinker, who works in maintenance. Tinker won 200 ounces of silver from Alaska Mint Coin, which he plans to "just hang on to." This year's derby raised about $20,000 for the Downtown Hope Center, slightly down .
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/19/2017 5:07:00 AM
  • 2 dead after fishing boat capsizes near Seward
  • Two people have died after a fishing boat capsized near Seward. The U.S. Coast Guard notified Alaska State Troopers in Seward on Saturday around 3:01 p.m. that a private fishing boat had capsized outside Resurrection Bay, which flows into the Gulf of Alask
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/19/2017 3:41:00 AM
  • Chasing Fish And Thinking About Fatherhood In The Wilds Of Alaska
  • That’s how every fishing trip with my dad ended. I can’t remember how many times he said it, or how many times we went out together. Somewhere in the low hundreds, probably. As for how many times we actually caught fish, that number is less than 20.
  • Uproxx
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  • 6/18/2017 5:38:00 PM
  • Hundreds fish with Trout Unlimited in Rolater Lake
  • In Alaska, it’s referred to as combat fishing when the salmon run starts, serious anglers are elbow-to-elbow trying to land the big one. In Cave Spring on Saturday it was simply organized chaos, and pure fun, as hundreds of fishing lines kept being ...
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 6/18/2017 6:04:00 AM
  • With time running out, 36.2-pound king leads Ship Creek derby
  • The winner will receive 200 ounces of silver from Alaska Mint Coin. Second place belongs to Lance Pruitt with a 33.75-pound fish, a catch that puts him in line to win the derby's active-duty military award. Prizes will be awarded to the anglers with the 10
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/18/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • Fishing looks promising on the Russian River this summer
  • KENAI, Alaska (KTUU) The first full weekend of sockeye salmon fishing on the Russian River is expected to yield a healthy salmon run. According to Alaska Department of Fish and Game Assistant Area Management Biologist Jason Pauluk, the state’s initial ...
  • 2KTUU
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  • 6/17/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • RECIPE: Marinated Herring with Pickled Vegetables from Salted Sea!
  • Marinated Herring with Pickled Vegetables from Salted Sea Seafood & Raw Bar for Alaska Herring Week 2017! Photo by Zachary D. Lyons. To make ginger paste, combine 4 oz. minced ginger, 1 oz. minced garlic, 1 oz. minced shallot, 3 tbs. fish sauce ...
  • nwherringweek.com
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  • 6/17/2017 1:45:00 AM
  • Ketchikan Creek opens to salmon sportfishing
  • Ketchikan Creek has opened to sport fishing for all species, including king salmon, according to an announcement from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The Deer Mountain Hatchery will not be collecting brood stock from the creek this year ...
  • KRBD
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  • 6/16/2017 9:23:00 PM
  • King salmon fishing opens, 2 months too late for some
  • Docked for two months by an emergency order, it’s been a painful early season for charter and sport fishermen around Southeast Alaska. But for those with an itch to fish, relief is here: After a two-month wait, anglers in the Juneau area are now allowed ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 6/16/2017 3:22:00 PM
  • Lots of king salmon fishing with a little catching
  • On the Little Susitna River lower concentrations of king salmon are scattered throughout the 32 miles of river below the Alaska Department of Fish and Game salmon counting weir, with 206 kings having swum past the weir through June 13. Some anglers choose
  • Frontiersman
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  • 6/16/2017 7:43:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Russian flush with reds
  • Sockeye hit the Russian River hard this year. As of Tuesday, 4,417 sockeye had passed the Alaska Department of Fish and Game’s weir on Lower Russian Lake, more than twice as many as by the same date in 2016. The Russian River is separated into two ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/15/2017 9:06:00 PM
  • Letter: Fish and Game action don’t put fish first
  • Dear Alaska Department of Fish and Game, I’d like to tell you, in full transparency, how utterly disappointed I am today, as is the vast majority of this community. After nearly thirty years of being heavily involved in fishery politics, I thought I’d ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/15/2017 9:06:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: ADF&G analyzing the impacts of a government shutdown
  • Want a fishing license to crew on a salmon boat this summer? Got friends or family visiting who want to wet a line for a prized Alaska catch? Don’t count on it. If the Alaska legislature continues to defy its constitutional obligation to pass a budget ...
  • Petersburg Pilot
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  • 6/15/2017 8:51:00 PM
  • King salmon fishing opens, two months too late for some
  • Docked for two months by an emergency order, it’s been a painful early season for charter and sport fishermen around Southeast Alaska. But for those with an itch to fish, relief is here: After a two-month wait, anglers in the Juneau area are now allowed ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 6/15/2017 6:38:00 PM
  • $50 million in federal funds headed to Alaska for fish and wildlife services
  • WASHINGTON — Alaska will receive more than $50 million this year from the Interior Department through a fund for protecting and restoring wildlife and sportfishing areas. The funding is part of an annual allocation derived from excise taxes on hunting ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/15/2017 5:35:00 PM
  • $50 Million To ADFG From Fish & Wildlife Restoration Programs
  • The following press release is courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently announced it will distribute $50 million to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game through the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 6/15/2017 4:33:00 PM
  • As new districts open, harvest nears 2 million fish
  • The South Alaska Peninsula, which opened for fishing on June 7, has produced a harvest of 899,000 salmon so far, including 637,000 reds, 144,000 chum and 117 pink salmon, while the Kodiak area of the westward region, which opened June 9, had delivered 1.3
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/15/2017 3:02:00 PM
  • Fish passage
  • The Russian River Ferry waits, ready to bring fisherman to the opposite bank of the Russian River, on the river’s opening day of fishing for sockeye salmon on Sunday, June 11, 2017 in Cooper Landing, Alaska. (Photo by Kat Sorensen/Peninsula Clarion ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/15/2017 6:28:00 AM
  • Video: A Father/Daughter Guide Team in Alaska
  • In honor of the upcoming Father’s Day, here’s a video of Mark and Kate Rutherford, father/daughter guide team in Alaska fishing for salmon, rainbows, and grayling. R.A. Beattie produced this quite a few years ago, but it’s definitely worth watching ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:25:00 PM
  • Alaska: DFG to Receive $50M from Fish & Wildlife Restoration Programs
  • a history of introducing new anglers to the joy of sport fishing. "We are happy to partner with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game on behalf of sportsmen and women," said Greg Siekaniec, Alaska Regional Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife in Alaska.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • It’s the fastest fish – period
  • The 10-weight was my favorite. It had collected king salmon in Alaska, Atlantic salmon in Iceland, peacocks in the Orinoco River tributaries, tarpon by the score in Costa Rica, lost a sailfish in Panama and itself on a flight from Miami to Belize.
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 6/13/2017 7:07:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: Salmon fisheries would be hard hit by budget deadlock
  • Want a fishing license to crew on a salmon boat this summer? Got friends or family visiting who want to wet a line for a prized Alaska catch? Don’t count on it. If the Alaska Legislature continues to defy its constitutional obligation to pass a budget ...
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/13/2017 3:10:00 PM
  • Amid a bounce-back king salmon run, regulations loosened on Kenai River
  • So far this season, the limit has been 36 inches, about an 18-20 pound fish. The early run ends June 30. Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologists are attempting to rebuild the Kenai king run that has struggled for at least a decade. As of Sunday ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/13/2017 6:24:00 AM
  • Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 80 miles east of Dutch Harbor
  • JUNEAU, Alaska— A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew deployed on the Coast Guard Cutter Midgett medevaced a 47-year-old man from the fishing vessel Cape Greig after suffering possible seizures in Unimak Pass, 80 miles east of ...
  • coastguardnews.com
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  • 6/13/2017 3:37:00 AM
  • Fish and Game increases max size for early king retention
  • Kenai River anglers can now keep king salmon up to 46 inches long. With more king salmon coming into the river than projected, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game increased the maximum size allowed for retention from 36 inches to 46 inches for king ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/13/2017 1:41:00 AM
  • Fish on! Fairbanks area's rivers and lakes await
  • FAIRBANKS - They're not as famous as Alaska's salmon, crab and halibut, but Interior fish such as grayling, char and pike swim through waters around Fairbanks. These Interior Alaska freshwater fish are good eating, can be fun to catch and seldom require ..
  • News Miner
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  • 6/13/2017 12:18:00 AM
  • Float, fish or hike in the Chena River State Recreation Area
  • Fish caught in stocked ponds can be kept, but be sure to get an Alaska fishing license and research the limits. Hiking — The two most popular trailheads are Granite Tors and Angel Rocks, accessible at mileposts 39.5 and 48.9, respectively. A $5 day-use ...
  • News Miner
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  • 6/12/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • Fish and Game cautions public of brown bear in Eagle River
  • ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Alaska Department of Fish and Game cautions the public of a brown bear in the area of Anchorage's Eagle River. Over the weekend, ADF&G put up signage to warn residents of a bear, with a moose calf carcass, in the vicinity of ...
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  • 6/12/2017 10:21:00 PM
  • Trump is Bad News for Fly Fishing
  • This is now less the case. On a small level, we can sign petitions and support organizations such as American Rivers, the Sportsman’s Alliance for Alaska, Trout Unlimited, California Trout, the Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, and so on. We can also cut consumptio
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 6/10/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • Tippets: Seven Tips from Camille Egdorf, Fishing Tandem Rigs
  • In a recent article Camille Egdorf, program director for Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures in Alaska, Kamchatka, and Christmas Island, guide, travel host, and competitive angler, outlines seven tips to up your game on the water. From casting and timing to .
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 6/10/2017 11:33:00 AM
  • Angora Fire: A decade of healing and recovery
  • Les Lovell would be out of state and in the wilderness – unable to be reached at a fishing lodge in Alaska. The lodge owner fired up the generator each night to check the Internet after a long day out. “He asked Les: ‘Aren’t you from Lake Tahoe?
  • laketahoenews.net
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  • 6/10/2017 9:43:00 AM
  • A Fishing Town’s Writing Habit
  • Strange things do still happen under the midnight sun, like the time just before summer solstice every year when Homer, Alaska—bonafide fishing town at the road’s bitter end—becomes a straight up writing town. Even under normal circumstances ...
  • Anchorage Press
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  • 6/10/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: budget impasse could wreak havoc for salmon sector
  • Want a fishing license to crew on a salmon boat this summer? Got friends or family visiting who want to wet a line for a prized Alaska catch? Don’t count on it. If the Alaska legislature continues to defy its constitutional obligation to pass a budget ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 6/10/2017 6:26:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Alaska
  • As the largest of the 50 states, the Alaska fishing and boating opportunities are practically endless given the over 3,000 rivers, 3 million lakes and 6,640 miles of coastline. Find out which particular species can be caught during Alaskan fishing season .
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Russian River, teeming with red salmon, opens to fishermen on Sunday
  • Fishing opens Sunday in the gin-clear river, one of Alaska's most popular sport fisheries, as well as the upper Kenai River. With the simultaneous reopening of rainbow trout fishing in those waterways as well — after an angling stoppage to give the fish ..
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/9/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Valuing Our Fish Habitats Via Partnerships
  • This national story map builds on earlier maps produced by the Western Native Trout and the Alaska Fish Habitat Partnerships. The National Fish Habitat Partnership story map provides background on the momentum surrounding the National Fish Habitat ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 6/9/2017 12:32:00 PM
  • Teeming with red salmon, Russian River opens Sunday
  • Fishing opens Sunday in the gin-clear river, one of Alaska's most popular sport fisheries, as well as the upper Kenai River. With the simultaneous reopening of rainbow trout fishing in those waterways as well — after an angling stoppage to give the fish ..
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/9/2017 6:55:00 AM
  • PWS salmon catch reaches 280,000 fish
  • The Copper River drift fishery alone had the bulk of the catch through June 6, a total of 253,000 sockeyes, 10,000 kings and 3,000 chums, according to the preliminary harvest figures calculated by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Other preliminary .
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/9/2017 3:05:00 AM
  • Fishing report: Kings boom, Russian River opener primed
  • “We had one in May that was 53 inches with a 29 inch girth,” said Jimmie Jack Drath, the owner of Jimmie Jack’s Alaska Fishing Lodges in Kenai. “That was really cool to catch a fish that big in May. The water level has been really low this ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/9/2017 12:21:00 AM
  • Preparing for a safe and productive fishing season
  • Guided Sportfishing Alaska in Soldtona said. “Unfortunately, there aren’t a lot of people out on the water in the early season to help you in the worst-case scenario.” So, to avoid the worst-case scenario, Fenton recommends a few housekeeping items ...
  • Peninsula Clarion
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  • 6/9/2017 12:21:00 AM
  • Long Days in Alaska -- Where the Salmon Are!
  • Seine boats in Cordova's harbor are gearing up for the pink salmon fishery in Prince William Sound. June showed up and brought with it a summer in full swing to our coastal community in south central Alaska. Cordova is home to two large harbors, a working
  • marthastewart.com
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  • 6/8/2017 11:41:00 PM
  • Healthy hatchery fish flee the nest
  • Technically, the fish are property of Alaskans. As a private nonprofit hatchery — one of 13 in Southeast Alaska and 24 in the state — DIPAC doesn’t own the fish they release. But in every other sense of the word, DIPAC plays parent to 135 million ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 6/8/2017 8:23:00 PM
  • As salmon defenders gather, more signs of a 2018 fish fight
  • There are more signs that the hook has been set for Alaska’s biggest fisheries fight in a decade. As members of the North Pacific Fisheries Management Council and the International Pacific Halibut Commission gather in Juneau this week, salmon-supporting ..
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 6/8/2017 5:28:00 PM
  • The Definitive Guide To Buying The Healthiest Fish (For You & The Planet)
  • Protect yourself from fish fraud by buying locally caught, fresh fare, and if you can't do that, Moonen recommends going for fish that come from Alaska, where sustainability is practically written into the constitution. Without a DNA test, it's almost ...
  • mindbodygreen.com
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  • 6/8/2017 9:55:00 AM
  • Salmon numbers on the rise at BC weir
  • "We get a lot of people coming out to see the fish," she said. "It is pretty neat if you are not from the area to come out and see Alaska salmon." The salmon run at Bear Creek will continue through July before it begins to slow.
  • The Seward Phoenix LOG
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  • 6/8/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • SeaWeb Seafood Summit 2017 blog: A different kind of shrimp buyer
  • "It's helped tell the Alaska story," Trident Seafoods' Allen Kimball said. "There's that positive aspect. You look at all the stakeholders, communities, fishermen, processors, marketeers, sellers. The health aspect of this, the purity aspect, the ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/6/2017 5:57:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing Monster Peacock Bass with “The Bonefish Whisperer”
  • Cordell Baum Jr. started out guiding trout and steelhead fishing in Alaska, then he moved to Miami in 2004 and fishes under the name Bonefish Whisperer. He is the urban commando of fly fishing from canoes, kayaks and walking. Cordell catches trophy fish in
  • Miami's Community Newspapers
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  • 6/6/2017 4:59:00 PM
  • The biggest fish tale in Alaska
  • Fishing season is right around the corner and it’s time to once again debunk the biggest fish tale, the biggest lie, ever told in the great state of Alaska: The state of Alaska makes money from commercial fishing. Believe it or not, we subsidize this $ ...
  • News Miner
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  • 6/6/2017 8:27:00 AM
  • Growth in the Mariculture Industry in Alaska
  • (SitNews) - Home grown shellfish and kelp are gaining momentum in Alaska, spurred on by growing markets and the steadfast push by Governor Walker’s visionary mariculture task force. Applications for more than 1,000 acres of oyster and kelp farms were ...
  • Sit News
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  • 6/6/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • King salmon fishing heats up at Ship Creek
  • numbers each year continue to get better and better," said Slinker. Giving the creek a predictability for kings is increasingly rare in Alaska. "The fish are coming back early. The fish are looking healthy. The fish look a bit bigger," said Slinker.
  • 2KTUU
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  • 6/6/2017 12:17:00 AM
  • Starting them young at Family Fishing Day
  • A cooperation between the Alaska Department of Fish &Game and the Douglas Island Pink and Chum hatchery, Twin Lakes was stocked with 7,000 small king salmon for the event, which has taken place annually for almost 20 years. DIPAC raised the king salmon ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 6/5/2017 4:43:00 PM
  • Fish Factor: Homegrown shellfish and kelp gaining momentum
  • Homegrown shellfish and kelp are gaining momentum in Alaska, spurred on by growing markets and the steadfast push by Governor Walker’s visionary mariculture task force. Applications for more than 1,000 acres of oyster and kelp farms were filed with the ...
  • The Cordova Times
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  • 6/5/2017 4:42:00 PM
  • Pink salmon predictions unveiled
  • As the pink salmon commercial fishing seasons rapidly approach in Russia and Alaska, it's time to predict where the market is headed this year, writes Robert Reierson in the latest Tradex food 3-minute market insight. Russian Fishing News recently reported
  • The Fish Site
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  • 6/5/2017 12:06:00 PM
  • Thaifex 2017 blog: Tough times for tuna
  • He conceded the industry itself should be playing a role in changing this perception. “We -- at Lucky Union -- are mainly processing Alaska pollock and southern hake, from two certified fisheries, a high protein, low-fat and very healthy product ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/5/2017 4:26:00 AM
  • Combination Fresh and Saltwater Guide
  • Previous Southeastern Alaskan guiding experience a plus. Favorite Bay Lodge will purchase a State of Alaska Sport Fishing License, which is $24 for residents and $145 for non-residents, and a State of Alaska Guides License, $50 for each guide. Guide and ..
  • coolworks.com
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  • 6/4/2017 10:21:00 PM
  • Evansville opens “Every Fish has a Tale” art show
  • The first fish Albright did purposely for someone else was done in her sister’s kitchen. Her nephew’s friend visiting from Alaska caught a trophy-sized walleye and wanted a way to record his catch. So, Albright gathered her tools and made him a print.
  • Fergus Falls Daily Journal
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  • 6/4/2017 6:09:00 PM
  • Moose believed to have injured 4 people in Eagle River killed
  • On Friday morning, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game killed an aggressive moose reported to have attacked and injured four people in an Eagle River neighborhood over several weeks, the agency said. Fish and Game decided to kill the moose after the ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/3/2017 12:38:00 PM
  • Officials kill moose who reportedly attacked 4 in Eagle River neighborhood
  • On Friday morning, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game killed an aggressive moose reported to have attacked and injured four people in an Eagle River neighborhood over several weeks, the agency said. Fish and Game decided to kill the moose after the ...
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/3/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • Cast off for big-time fishing down the highway in Valdez
  • FAIRBANKS — Valdez is 366 miles south of Fairbanks, but it's a common destination for Interior Alaska sports fishermen in search of the ocean's bounty, especially halibut and salmon. Halibut are white, buttery-tasting flatfish that can grow to more than ..
  • News Miner
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  • 6/3/2017 2:56:00 AM
  • 8 people reportedly hurt by Anchorage moose in May
  • The woman was either jogging with or walking her dogs in the Eaglewood subdivision on May 22 when she got too close to a cow moose and its two calves, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist Dave Battle. "She didn't have time.
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/2/2017 7:28:00 PM
  • Youth-Only Fishing Days In Southcentral Alaska
  • Homer – Two youth-only sport fisheries are scheduled in June. The first will be held on Saturday, June 3, from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. at the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon on the Homer Spit and the second on Wednesday, June 7, from 6:00 a.m. to 9:59 p.m ...
  • aksportingjournal.com
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  • 6/2/2017 5:19:00 PM
  • 8 people reported hurt by Anchorage moose in May
  • The woman was either jogging with or walking her dogs in the Eaglewood subdivision on May 22 when she got too close to a cow moose and its two calves, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist Dave Battle. "She didn't have time.
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 6/2/2017 3:14:00 PM
  • Friday Fish Porn: Back To Alaska
  • When James Willcox appears on this blog with a fish – it’s usually a redfish. And as often a redfish his mom, who is almost certainly a better angler than you, caught. She’s below with one caught just this week. But to mix things up he went to ...
  • eduwonk.com
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  • 6/2/2017 12:33:00 PM
  • Fly-fishing weekend course planned
  • FAIRBANKS — The annual University of Alaska Fairbanks Summer Sessions fly-fishing weekend course is June 10 and June 11. The class is 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in room 412 of the Gruening Building and will involve field trips. “This 15-hour weekend ...
  • News Miner
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  • 6/2/2017 8:53:00 AM
  • Tonight's "Morris Alaska Report" Examines Fishing Trends
  • Anchorage, AK - In tonight's "Morris Alaska Report," we speak to our Special Correspondent Elizabeth Earl of the Peninsula Clarion. In our segment above, Elizabeth Earl offers an update on fishing trends this past Memorial Day Weekend, fresh river openings
  • AourAlaskaLink
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  • 6/2/2017 3:11:00 AM
  • Thaifex 2017 blog: Using forced labor is 'a choice'
  • He conceded the industry itself should be playing a role in changing this perception. “We -- at Lucky Union -- are mainly processing Alaska pollock and southern hake, from two certified fisheries, a high protein, low-fat and very healthy product ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 6/2/2017 12:36:00 AM
  • Thaifex 2017 blog: CP Foods sees Brexit as good news
  • He conceded the industry itself should be playing a role in changing this perception. “We -- at Lucky Union -- are mainly processing Alaska pollock and southern hake, from two certified fisheries, a high protein, low-fat and very healthy product ...
  • IntraFish
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  • 5/31/2017 12:50:00 PM
  • Lake Champlain Father's Day Fishing Derby
  • Big fish, big cash, big prizes....and big fun! Click here to get signed up. LCI is Sending Two People on an Alaska Fishing Trip Adventure valued at more than $10000! Thanks to our partners at Yamaha, one lucky angler and a buddy of their choice will be ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/31/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • Photographing the Remote, Snowy World of Alaskan Fishing Ships
  • Photographer Corey Arnold was first acquainted with fishing at age two and cameras at age ten. Having worked as a fisherman in Alaska on salmon and crab boats for the last 21 years, Arnold’s photos capture the small details and quiet moments rarely ...
  • www.format.com
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  • 5/30/2017 9:28:00 PM
  • Here’s Why Catfishing Is Called Catfishing
  • It’s her husband, Vince Pierce, that then recounts this tale: “They used to tank cod from Alaska all the way to China. They’d keep them in vats in the ship. By the time the codfish reached China, the flesh was mush and tasteless. So this guy came up ...
  • sooziq.com
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  • 5/30/2017 1:28:00 PM
  • Exploring ways to farm popular Pacific fish
  • NOAA says aquaculture can relieve pressure on fishing populations and promote economic growth. Fishermen along the US West Coast, mostly in Alaska, catch millions of pounds of wild sablefish each year but no commercial sablefish net-pen farming exists in .
  • bangkokpost.com
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  • 5/29/2017 2:40:00 AM
  • Fishy chatter: The evolution of fishing captains' radio groups
  • Radio groups are a long tradition in Alaska's commercial fishing community. After all, fish are a moving target, our seine boats travel slowly, and the small group of people that you choose to communicate with help determine your success to a surprisingly
  • Anchorage Daily News
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  • 5/28/2017 5:09:00 PM
  • Big fish day
  • More than a decade ago, a couple of Alaskans – one from Anchorage, the other from Seward – decided they wanted to do something for Alaska servicemen stationed in the cold, dark north. Enter the Armed Forces Combat Fishing Tournament (originally the ...
  • craigmedred.news
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  • 5/28/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • Fly Fishing Photo: Swinging for Salmon in Alaska
  • Taking two-handed rods to Alaska for salmon would be a great way to get a Spey rod doubled over! This photo was captured on a trip with Angler’s Alibi, and they now have an incredible opportunity to fly fish in Alaska (with a fly out trip included) June ..
  • venturingangler.com
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  • 5/27/2017 7:51:00 AM
  • Alaska Fish Factor: Trump cuts could prove costly
  • The 2018 budget unveiled on May 23 by the Trump administration is bad news for anything that swims in or near US waters. The Trump dump also includes pulling the budget from NOAA’s Coastal Zone Management Program and the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 5/27/2017 6:16:00 AM

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