Photo: Healthy fishing

Louie Iputi, 74, fishes for silver salmon near the Douglas Bridge on Wednesday. Iputi said fishing and being outside is good for his health.
UAS' One Campus, One Book project announces fall events

...A showing of the film "Ketchikan: A Fish Story." This short documentary includes...Center: A showing of the film "Smokin' Fish." The film integrates story-lines of a modern Native Alaskan fish camp, a compelling personaljourney, and...
Mercury in Fishes Study Released, Measurable Levels Detected in Alaska National Parks

...nutritious food source. Many fish species, including salmon...and parents should reference fish consumption guidance study, "Mercury in fishes from 21 national parks in the...
Questions raised about Bristol Bay mine initiative

...Legislature to study permitting standards and environmental safeguards and take any steps deemed necessary to protect game and fish habitat in the area. Money was appropriated, but a study was never done.Gustafson said Alaskans should be able to make changes...
UAF to receive $1M gift

...Alaska, already working on issues for Alaska salmon," Werthemier said of McConnell, who is working for Alaska Department of Fish and Game while pursuing his master's degree."Ladd Macaulay was an enthusiastic partner with the university and the research...
Photo: Family fishing

Kent Eriksen fishes for king salmon with his grandson, Diego, 5, at the Fish Creek Pond on Wednesday.
On the Trails: Prowling the intertidal

...the exposed intertidal zone. It's a bit like a treasure hunt, seeing how many different kinds of invertebrates and little fishes I can find. As a terrestrial ecologist, I often can't put specific names on what I see, but the variety of colors and body...
Strong salmon runs recorded in Yukon River

...biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said it should be the strongest...fall chum salmon, with about 800,000 fish tallied, roughly 100,000 more than a...mid-summer chum run sent 1.9 million more fish down the Yukon.Those solid numbers have...
Group seeks to restore crippled creek

...conservation group hopes revitalizing the creek will improve fish and bird habitat in the area.The cost is not yet...and Public Facilities, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Army Corps of...
Researchers studying Pacific walrus population

...of an expected decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on whether the animals...129,000 animals.In 2011, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service found protecting 2017.Jim MacCracken, the lead for Fish and Wildlife's walrus program in Alaska...


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