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Biologists track unusual fish sightings on Alaska's coast

...warmer ocean temperatures caused by El Nino and the patch of warm water known as "The Blob."State fishery biologist Scott Meyer, who is based in Homer, is amassing photos from people with bizarre sightings. Those include a 900-pound ocean...
2014 Alaska Folk Festival schedule

...Bartholomew, Taylor Vidic, Cameron Brockett, Adam Wood.7:30 p.m., Two 'Billies (Homer). Forrest Gibson, Scott Meyer.7:45 p.m., Pat Henry.8 p.m., Tramwreck (Gustavus). Jamie Marks, Heidi Johnson, Bobby Jones, T...
Joe Tompkins teammates

...Colo.); Andrew Kurka (Palmer, Alaska); Jon Lujan (Littleton, Colo.); Stephen Lawler (Burlington, Vt.); Scott Meyer (Frisco, Colo.); Pat Parnell (Columbia, Conn.); Jamie Stanton (Oakland Township, Mich.); Joe Tompkins...
Halibut charter restrictions start in Feb.

...stakeholders asked for a cap on the charter harvest, the fastest-growing segment of the sport fishery," Homer biologist Scott Meyer, the statewide halibut and bottomfish coordinator for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, wrote on his agency's...
Fish & Game release 2009 halibut estimates and 2010 projections

...encompasses all of Southeast Alaska south of Cape Spencer, was 119,151 fish. ADF&G statewide bottomfish coordinator Scott Meyer said this translates to 2,368 million pounds. That number is also reported in the release. Meyer said these numbers...
Folk Festival schedule

...Rowan Sharman, Ellie Sharman)8:45 p.m., The Improbabillies, of Homer (Grant Dermody, Forrest Gibson, Scott Meyer)Riding the razor edge of country blues and old time mountain music.Bust down.9 p.m., Guest Artist Si Kahn...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Her new CD Pass It On is finally done! Look for it in the lobby! 9:15 The Improbabillies * Homer (Grant Dermody, Scott Meyer, and Forrest Gibson) Stretching the boundaries between blues and old-time music 9:30 Northern River * Fairbanks...
Folk festival schedule

...Mickelson, Jason Norris10:30 p.m., The Improbabillies (Seattle, Wash.). Grant Dermody, Forest Gibson, Scott Meyer, Scott Law10:45 p.m., Red Elk (Anchorage). Richard Gelardin, Amanda Kerr, Linda Ziegler, Eric Holle 12...
Homer promotes image as halibut fishing capital

...When it comes to sport-caught halibut, Homer also brings in millions of pounds, according to numbers provided by Scott Meyer, fishery biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Homer. In 1995, 1.7 million pounds of recreationally...
Biologists: Anglers can conserve rockfish through avoidance, proper deepwater release

...the Gulf of Alaska, though fewer than 10 of these are commonly caught by recreational anglers, according to author Scott Meyer, a Homer?based fishery biologist. Meyer published the "Angler's Guide to the Rockfishes of Alaska." Some rockfish...


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