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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...
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...
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...
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...
Sitka Sound having another herring spawning wave

...spawning was observed about two weeks ago, around the time of the commercial sac roe openings.Dave Gordon, area management biologist for Fish and Game, said a second spawn is not unusual, and he is not looking at reopening the sac roe fishery...
Cul-de-sac eyed for roadside fishers

...Committee on March 11.Input from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Sport Fish Division came by way of Juneau Area Management Biologist Brian Glynn. Glynn met with the committee several times and recommended development of the cul-de-sac near...
Officials search for black bear yearling

...located near the intersection of Glacier Highway and Bauer Lane, but it had run off by the time Fish and Game area management biologist Ryan Scott arrived on scene.Based on the description from the homeowner, Scott surmised the bear, rather...
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...
Hoonah Sound herring fishery will be closed

...years, herring populations in Sitka's Hoonah Sound have been dropping, said Eric Coonradt, Sitka assistant area management biologist for the department. However, the department can't determine exactly what is causing dwindling schools...
Bear cub found near Platinum, euthanized

...3 and a wildlife enforcement officer went to the village.The cub was euthanized the same day, said state area management biologist Phillip Perry. He said he checked with state officials who find zoos and other animal facilities."At that...
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