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Too early to predict strength of king salmon run on the Kenai

...Clarion reported Homer-based Fish and Game Area Management Biologist Carol Kerkvliet said preliminary numbers of king...Inlet fishermen.Soldotna-based Fish and Game area management biologist Robert Begich said the strong early signs this...
Situk River king salmon fishing closed

...requiring an early shutdown.Benson's order follows a similar emergency order by Brian Marston, Yakutat-area management biologist for ADF&G. Marston's order Thursday closed the river to sport fishing for kings longer than 20 inches...
Pinks predicted to carry season, again

...biologists said. TakuJuneau Area Management Biologist for commercial fisheries...Petersburg/Wrangell area management biologist for commercial fisheries...Daniel Teske, Juneau area management biologist for the Division of Sport...
State managers close fishing for early run Kenai River kings

...through June 30.Managers are closing the river upstream of Slikok Creek through July 31.Sport Fish Division area management biologist Robert Begich says the measures will protect spawning early run kings.The measures are similar to those taken...
Strong salmon runs recorded in Yukon River At that pace, more than 245,000 silvers are expected on the Yukon this summer.Jeff Estensen, an area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said it should be the strongest run of silvers in at least four...
Yukon River king salmon returns see improvement

...725 kings passed the Eagle sonar."It's a different story than last year," said Eric Newland, Yukon area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. "Last year, there was quite a bit of conservation measures taken...
SHI aims to rebuild stocks to culturally, archaeologically indicated levels at historical locations

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Juneau-area management biologist, said herring aren't anywhere near as predictable...location for a great length of time," said Sitka-area management biologist Dave Gordon. "The ecosystem 2,500 to 10...
Herring search spans millennia

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game scientists have said that would be difficult.ADF&G estimatesADF&G Juneau area management biologist David Harris said the department would have a hard time turning oral histories and archaeological records into...
2013 saw largest salmon harvest ever

...coming in behind 1988's $724 million salmon harvest, according to ASMI's numbers. David Harris, Juneau area management biologist for Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said the pink salmon catch "really buoyed this year's numbers...
Fishermen focus on how ADFG sets and achieves escapement goals

...may not be as reliable at precisely predicting future performance.Jeff Fox, a former ADFG Kenai Peninsula area management biologist who now works as a consultant for UCIDA, said the upward adjustment for the "safety factor" can also be seen...


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