152-Pounder Gives Fairbanks Angler Valdez Halibut Derby Weekly Win

The following is courtesy of Valdez Fish Derbies: VALDEZ, Alaska – Elias Sturm of Fairbanks had a good feeling before he went fishing last Monday. “I bought a derby ticket before I started fishing because I had a good feeling about the day,” Sturm said. “I didn’t know how big it was until it got to … Read more 152-Pounder Gives Fairbanks Angler Valdez Halibut Derby Weekly Win

Russian River Sanctuary Closes for Sport Fishing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Soldotna) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is implementing the following sport fishing regulations by closing the Russian River Sanctuary. This regulatory change is effective 11:00 p.m. Friday, July 3 through 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020. Anglers please note that … Read more Russian River Sanctuary Closes for Sport Fishing

Kasilof River Dipnetting Area Expanded

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Soldotna) – In an effort to allow dipnetters a greater chance to harvest their household limits of sockeye salmon on the Kasilof River, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is expanding the Kasilof River personal use dipnetting area. Personal use dipnetting from the … Read more Kasilof River Dipnetting Area Expanded

Proposal Period Now Open For 2021 Mat-Su Habitat Protection Project

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Palmer) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G), Division of Sport Fish is currently accepting proposals for the 2021 Mat-Su Habitat Rehabilitation & Protection Cost-Share Program. The submission deadline is 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 30, 2020. The Mat-Su Habitat Rehabilitation & Protection … Read more Proposal Period Now Open For 2021 Mat-Su Habitat Protection Project

Safari Club Will Donate 100 Percent Of Muskox Permit Raffle Proceeds To Conservation Programs

The following is courtesy of the Alaska chapter of Safari Club International: In a unanimous and unprecedented decision, Safari Club International’s Alaska Chapter recently voted to donate 100% of the proceeds from their coveted Nunivak Island Muskox Permit raffle to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game’s Wildlife Conservation program.  SCI AK Chapters executive director Louis Cusack … Read more Safari Club Will Donate 100 Percent Of Muskox Permit Raffle Proceeds To Conservation Programs

With Abundance Of King Salmon, Snagging To Be Allowed At Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon Starting Tuesday

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Homer) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is liberalizing existing sport fishing regulations at the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon (Lagoon) and adjacent waters excluding the Homer Boat Harbor by opening this area to snagging beginning 12:00 p.m. (noon) Tuesday, June 30 … Read more With Abundance Of King Salmon, Snagging To Be Allowed At Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon Starting Tuesday