Juneau area sport fish report for the week of May 28

...reminded to please turn in any king salmon head from fish missing an adipose fin. These fish have valuable coded-wire-tags in their noses...all lingcod harvested on the back of their sport fish license or on a harvest record.Please consult...
Photos: Spring Salmon Derby kicks off

Greg Isturis fishes for returning king salmon off the rocks at False Outer Point...Tuesday.John Cooney, a field technician with the department of Fish & Game, takes measurements and collects scale samples from a fish caught on Tuesday.
State workers, departments honored

...Peak Performance Awards held at Centennial Hall. This year's honorees were:? Co-worker Recognition Award: Peter Bente (Fish and Game) ? Crisis Responder Award: Valdez Avalanche Fighters (Transportation and Public Facilities) ? Customer Service...
State | Local
Federal judge hears motion to dismiss suit over proposed Pebble Mine

...large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed posed significant risks to salmon and Alaska Native cultures that rely on the fish.The agency later invoked a rarely used process through which it could ultimately restrict or prohibit development of the mine...
Woman's good intention nets bad result

...she pushed her way in. Although she denies it, state prosecutors said Egger brought along a gaffe hook - usually used to pull fish onto a boat - and scratched the man with it.The incident netted Egger two criminal charges: first-degree burglary, a felony...
From gold rush ghost town to migratory delta island marked with a piece of pink flagging. We figured out why it was marked when a boat with three Alaska Department of Fish and Game employees pulled up. They dragged a small mesh net in a circle close to the shore and tossed all the juvenile Chinook...
Police & Fire for Thursday, May 28, 2015

...Taylor did not register his vessel with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game prior to operating shrimp gear. Further investigation...undersized Dungeness crab near the Katzehin River Delta.Sport fish with more than one line? On April 22, Alaska Wildlife Troopers...
Hernandez gets 8th win as Mariners top Rays 3-0

...and Robinson Cano with two outs.Cruz then made it 3-0 on a long home run that landed in a center-field 10,000 gallon fish tank that is home to a group of cownose rays. It was just the fourth homer into the tank since 2007."Three-run homers...
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Motorcyclist, bear collide on Glacier Highway

...not released by police, to Bartlett Regional Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.Alaska Department of Fish and Game personnel and Alaska Wildlife Troopers, meanwhile, were notified of the crash and responded to the scene. ADF&G...
My Turn: Home runs: Celebrating Southeast Alaska's salmon forests

...communities? Pulling the hundreds of fish-blocking culverts from old...employ local people, restore fish habitat and give us direct bang...make sure it keeps working for fish.? Malena Marvin is Executive...Alaska Conservation Council and fishes commercially with her partner...


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