Susitna, Little Susitna Rivers’ King Salmon Fishing Limited To Catch-And-Release Only

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Palmer) – To protect returning king salmon and ensure fishing opportunities in the future, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is implementing the following sport fishing restrictions for Units 1 – 6 of the Susitna River drainage effective 6:00 a.m. Saturday, May … Read more Susitna, Little Susitna Rivers’ King Salmon Fishing Limited To Catch-And-Release Only

Opposition Voiced As Northern Dynasty Announces Pebble Decision Appeal (Updating)

From Governor Mike Dunleavy to parent company Northern Dynasty Minerals, the pushback to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ decision to deny a permit for the Pebble Mine. Northern Dynasty released its appeal statement today: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX: NDM; NYSE American: NAK) (“Northern Dynasty” or the “Company”) reports that its 100%-owned, US-based subsidiary … Read more Opposition Voiced As Northern Dynasty Announces Pebble Decision Appeal (Updating)

Among New POTUS Decisions: Block Arctic Drilling Plans (Updated)

When President Joe Biden’s inaugural ceremony wraps up, he plans to make a quick decision that will surely create a buzz in Alaska – likely pleasing and infuriating the state simultaneously. Now former President Trump’s approval to green light Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is expected to be blocked by the new POTUS. Here’s more from … Read more Among New POTUS Decisions: Block Arctic Drilling Plans (Updated)

With Pebble Plans Stopped (For Now), Permanent Protections Sought

The following appears in the January issue of Alaska Sporting Journal: BY CHRIS COCOLES It was a reason to give thanks, an early holiday gift, a stocking stuffer that wasn’t a lump of coal. For those who have fought to block the Pebble Mine, the late November news that the Pebble Partnership’s mining permit was … Read more With Pebble Plans Stopped (For Now), Permanent Protections Sought

April 17 The New Date For Homer Winter King Salmon Tournament

There’s now a date in place for the Homer Winter King Salmon Tournament: April 17. Here’s more from the event’s website: Make your plans now to join us for the 27th Annual Homer Winter King Salmon Tournament on SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 2021.  In order to provide the safest possible event for our anglers and the … Read more April 17 The New Date For Homer Winter King Salmon Tournament