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Alaska Science Forum: Ancient pike found in Interior lake mud

While slicing a cylinder of mud he pulled from an Interior Alaska lake, Matthew Wooller ran into a snag. The wire he was using to cut the mud stopped when it hit something solid. He grabbed a knife, carved around the obstruction, and made a discovery.
State will discontinue filling grayling in Alaska lakes

...which are native to Interior rivers, are raised in hatcheries so they can be caught by sport fisherman at dozens of Interior lakes through the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's sport fishery division.The grayling need warmer water to grow...
Alaska Digest

...a $25 million hatchery for Alaska anglers. The hatchery could provide about 1 million fish annually for stocking Interior lakes. Fairbanks Mayor Steve Thompson and Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Jim Whitaker are sending a letter to Fish...
Alaska Digest on the important issues at FAIRBANKS - Searchers have recovered the body of a Fort Yukon teenager missing at an Interior lake since Memorial Day weekend. The body of Travis Alexander, 19, of Fort Yukon was found Saturday. Still missing is...
Alaska Digest

...Conference, which continues to lead the search. "This is probably the longest that we've searched in one of our Interior lakes in a number of years," said Jim Knopke, director of village public safety and security for TCC. "That doesn't...
Alaska Digest, police said. Mergenthal was held without bail at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. One dead, 2 missing at Interior lake ANCHORAGE - A digital camera showing AmeriCorps volunteers drinking from a whiskey bottle in their canoe before going...
Hundreds of fish die in warm Interior lakes

...Ballaine Lake in Fairbanks, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported. Fish also were reported dead at two other Interior lakes.About 2,000 trout and 370 grayling were raised in at the Ruth Burnett Sport Fish Hatchery, which has a water...
Fairbanks hatchery cut back to curb cost

...the state to eliminate those components of the project. The hatchery will produce rainbow trout and Arctic char for Interior lakes. A bigger, $100 million hatchery being built in Anchorage is set to open in the summer of 2011. "These are fish...
Sea ducks, other birds returning for winter

...valleys of the Yukon and Kuskokwim Rivers, where they nest in tree cavities. Barrow's Goldeneye also breed along interior lakes and ponds. Male Goldeneye have white face patches that make it easy to tell them apart. Barrow's Goldeneye have...
Northwest Digest

...25 million hatchery in Fairbanks that would supply Interior lakes with up to 1 million sport fish each year was authorized...for the agency's stocked-waters program in 130 Interior lakes. "In four years, we'll be able to double the...


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