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Statewide salmon harvest tops 2005 record

...continuing, although river dynamics are influencing the returns at the northern end of Cook Inlet.On Kodiak's Ayakulik River, the run is continuing strong, with 10,180 cohos counted through Aug. 26, more than double the 2012 count by...
King fishing closed at 2 Kodiak rivers

...2010. All king salmon angling, including catch and release, will be banned on the 25-mile Karluk River and the Ayakulik River. For four years, fewer than the minimum number of kings have reached spawning areas. Drastic action is needed...
Late runs prompt closure of some Kodiak fisheries

...Among the areas affected are the Buskin River sockeye salmon and the Karluk River king salmon sport fisheries. The Ayakulik River king salmon sport fishery also will be restricted to catch-and-release only through late July, and no bait will...
State closes Deshka River to king salmon fishing

...years ago it saw more than 9,500 kings come back. It is closed to king salmon fishing. On Kodiak Island, the Ayakulik River, which saw more than 6,000 kings spawn two years ago, has just 370 fish upriver. The state Thursday banned anglers...
King salmon bycatch cap proposed in state by feds

...Fishing for kings on the 22-mile Karluk on the southwest end of Kodiak will be catch and release only. And at the Ayakulik River, the bag and possession limit will be one fish, with a season-long limit of two. Both fisheries were closed last...


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