Upper Cook Inlet sockeye harvest forecasted to beat 2014 numbers

...Inlet fishermen should see a total run of 5.8 million sockeye during the 2015 fishing season.Of those, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game estimates that about 2.1 million will make it past boats, beach nets, dipnets and individual lines...
My Turn: Bristol Bay salmon are in the spotlight, and rightly so

...a level not seen since 2000, with Bristol Bay comprising 98 percent of them. And, the cherry on top: The Alaska Department of Fish and Game released its extraordinary sockeye forecast for Bristol Bay's 2015 season. In it, the agency estimates...
Annual pigeon dung problem grows across Fairbanks

...13 people.Hunters and dog trainers introduced pigeons to Fairbanks, said Cathie Harms, spokeswoman for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The best way to deter them, she said, is to eliminate their food source."We are aware that some...
Educator Spotlight: Elisabeth Hauser

...with adult help) to make our own pillows. We also have ground wheat and corn, studied furs and skulls from Alaska Department of Fish and Game's educational outreach, made fish prints and dissected salmon, examined interesting insects and...
Letter: Wanton waste

...itself. Going on to diminish the significance of the crime by saying it resulted from a lack of understanding of Alaska Department of Fish and Game laws is even more abhorrent.The two men in question obviously knew enough about Fish and Game laws...
Furbearer trapping season to open in Unit 4

...otter, mink and weasel opens Dec. 1 on Admiralty, Baranof, and Chichagof Islands (Unit 4), according to an Alaska Department of Fish and Game press release. The trapping season runs through Feb. 15 for most species in Unit 4. However, marten...
Small size, big appetites of an ounce). For purposes of comparison, a penny weighs about three grams, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Notebook.Although our shrews are very small, elsewhere in Alaska there lives a rather rare...
Thanksgiving turkey shoot event Saturday

...skill. Head on out to the Juneau Gun Club and Alaska Department of Fish and Game Hunter Education complex, located at...Sports Foundation, the Juneau Archery Club and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. For more information go online to http...
Local sports calendar

...10 a.m.-3 p.m., The Juneau Gun Club, Juneau Shooting Sports Foundation, Juneau Archery Club and the Alaska Department of Fish & Game will be hosting the annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot (live turkeys will not be shot!) at the Juneau...
WhaleFest explores gizmos, gadgets of cetacean science

...marine mammal specialist Aleria Jensen spoke on her work with the Pinniped Entanglement Group of NOAA and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. It's working to minimize the number of seals and sea lions tangled in marine debris. Entanglement...


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