Photo: Family fishing

Kent Eriksen fishes for king salmon with his grandson, Diego, 5, at the Fish Creek Pond on Wednesday.
City mulls fence regs to protect moose

...the historic Atwood mansion in Anchorage, where a number of moose impalements has prompted criticism.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Jessy Coltrane shot down two moose calves impaled on the mansion fence on the same day about five...
Soldier mauled by bear was wearing Army protective gear

...telling if the same bear was involved in Sunday's attack, said Jessy Coltrane, a wildlife biologist with Alaska Department of Fish and Game, which also responded to the latest encounter. Coltrane said genetic material from the bear in the May attack was...
On the Trails: Prowling the intertidal

...the exposed intertidal zone. It's a bit like a treasure hunt, seeing how many different kinds of invertebrates and little fishes I can find. As a terrestrial ecologist, I often can't put specific names on what I see, but the variety of colors and body...
Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...nutritious food source. Many fish species, including salmon...and parents should reference fish consumption guidance study, "Mercury in fishes from 21 national parks in the...
A mod revue

...reconciling his formative years in Juneau with his discovery that he had interests and talents that involved more glitter than fish guts. His troupe, which includes performers Paris Original and Trojan Original, provides a little something for everyone...
This week's Southeast sportfish report

...Auke Bay, North Douglas, DIPAC, and Fish Creek pond. For anglers fishing in the...toward their annual limit. Regulations for Fish Creek Pond on Douglas Island Use of bait...regulations do not apply in the freshwaters of Fish Creek proper (excluding Fish Creek Pond...
Rare blue-colored red king crab caught in Nome

...sorts, with people showing up at the center to have their photos taken with it.Scott Kent, with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Nome, says he has no idea why the red king crab is blue, but suspects it's just a mutation.Kent says a blue...
Pure Sole: I can toss an egg

...slow bicycle races and my hair tainted pink with swirls of cotton candy.I was banned from herring tosses, as the slippery fishes were sent to every street corner with my misguided power. When one ripe pre-pickled smelt smacked into lovely Norsewoman...
Downtown bridge fishing raises concerns

...whether the council wanted to cite people for littering if they clean fish on the sidewalk. Williams said yes, especially if there is a sign telling them where to find the fish-cleaning station.Council member Marty West suggested better signs...


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