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Southeast Alaska's invisible (and invasive) war

...Weed Management Area. The partners have narrowed areas down to a priority approach, particularly in watersheds like Peterson Creek, Auke Lake and Montana Creek."We know we can't control every invasive plant in everyone's backyard here in...
My Turn: DIPAC, ADFG produce a 'silver' lining

...DIPAC provides for our freezers unequivocally helps our three very small salmon fishing streams: Montana Creek, Peterson Creek and Cowee Creek. These streams cannot possibly make a meaningful contribution to the food needs of a captive population...
My Turn: Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence Program shines light on local artists

...two-week residencies. This is an opportunity for artists to create new art in the beautiful seascape environs around the Peterson Creek Salt Chuck and the shores of Lynn Canal.The Artist-in-Residence program has been named in honor of two Alaskans...
Juneau area sport fish report for the week of May 19

...rainfall in the past week have resulted in extremely low water levels in many local rivers and streams. Systems such as Peterson Creek are unfishable in these conditions with very low returns of steelhead. Until the Juneau area gets significant rainfall...
Finding winter at Peterson Lake Cabin

...option at this site. A word of caution, however: Choose to skate at the cabin-end of the lake; at the outflow to Peterson Creek, the water picks up velocity and is less likely to be stable.Like any good outing into the wilderness, we celebrated...
This week's Southeast sportfish report

...salmon have also been reported. Chum salmon are still being caught in and around Amalga Harbor, and the mouth of Peterson Creek.Resident and Non-Resident limits for chum, coho, pink and sockeye salmon in salt water: 16 inches or longer...
Sport fish report for the week of July 7

...Coho and Pink SalmonAnglers are reporting good catch rates for chum salmon in and around Amalga Harbor, the mouth of Peterson Creek, and Auke Bay/Fritz Cove over the past week. Catch rates should continue to be good for chum salmon in and around...
Sport fish report for the week of June 16

...average catch rates for chum salmon are about 12 hours per fish. A few chums are now being caught at the mouth of the Peterson Creek salt chuck near Amalga Harbor as well as in Auke Bay. Catch rates for chums should continue to improve until early...
Snow causes downed trees, outages across town

...Road. Next was a call about downed trees on Lee Drive."Then we had a call that there were trees and sparks at Peterson Creek; we had a call about Montana Creek Road," Driscoll said. "We were getting calls from all over town but mainly...
Restaurant faces penalty for unpaid utilities that right now without a road."There are two options for the design of the road, which would intersect with Peterson Creek: a 20-foot-wide, two-mile-long road or a thinner three-mile-long road."Are we trying to do a narrow...


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