Ed Haizer

...Ed became district manager for Juneau and Yakutat commercial fisheries with the newly formed State of Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G). Continuing his employment with ADF&G during the 1960s and 1970s, Ed subsequently served as...
Half of Columbia River sockeye dying due to hot water

...An average year is 70 percent."Right now it's grim for adult sockeye," said Russ Kiefer of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. He said sockeye will often pull into tributary rivers in search of cooler water, but aren't finding much...
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 27, 2015

...environmental protection.Thumbs up to the porcupine. It could use the good news. A new fact sheet from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game says porcupines may be the No. 1 roadkilled animal in Alaska. In the fall mating season, they're on the...
Kenai River late-run kings looking better than recent lows

...things better than the previous two years," said Jason Pawluk, assistant Kenai area biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, or ADFG. "That's encouraging; that's good. We're seeing an increase in abundance. We're seeing...
ADF&G figures show commercial pinks slow to arrive in Southeast far this summer even as the pace of fishing remains below five-year averages, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.On Sunday, ADF&G reported seiners had hauled in 4.85 million pink salmon and 1.85 million chum salmon...
From bust to boom: Bristol Bay late red surge continues

...salmon sellers stuffed with the massive 2014 harvest.Bristol Bay's 2015 season has been hectic.The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, or ADFG, forecast Alaska's most valuable fishery to have a commercial harvest of 37.6 million fish...
Groups ask for government action on POW wolves

...environmental groups on Thursday asked the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Federal Subsistence Board and the U.S...Prince of Wales area wolf population. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game reported this summer that the Game Management...
Boats, seals, and the water (not) between

...and has said they're committed to reducing disturbance."That work, as well as research from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the National Park Service and other agencies, is leading NOAA to revise its guidelines for boats of all sizes...
Sport fish report: Freshwater angling poised to heat up

KING SALMON Hatchery king salmon fishing within the Juneau Terminal Harvest Area continues to be good, particularly in Fritz Cove and inner Auke Bay.
Southeast trollers get bad news from ADF&G

...second summer king salmon opening for Southeast Alaska trollers.In an update released Friday, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced that preliminary fish tickets indicate about 150,000 kings were taken by trollers during eight days...


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