Youngest Artists Ever In USFWS Migratory Bird Calendar

  A few months ago we wrote about a fascinating documentary, The Million Dollar Duck, which chronicled artists’ quest to win the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Federal Duck Stamp art contest. The USFWS Alaska division released its contest-winning artwork for the 2017 Alaska Migratory Bird Calendar, and the winners were among the youngest ever. Who … Read more Youngest Artists Ever In USFWS Migratory Bird Calendar

Giving Thanks To Our Veterans

Happy Thanksgiving from Alaska Sporting Journal. We didn’t get a chance to post this on Veteran’s Day earlier this month, but we thought on a day where we give thanks to share this story that’s running in the November issue. I’m thankful for our veterans and people like Randy Houston, who’s trying to make a … Read more Giving Thanks To Our Veterans

“DOZIER DAVE” AND THE QUEST FOR GOLD

The following appears in the November issue of Alaska Sporting Journal: BY CHRIS COCOLES As Dave Turin grew up in a suburb of Portland, Ore., he had plenty of interests, whether it was dominating on the football field or enjoying the Pacific Northwest’s spectacular hunting and fishing. But little did he know that another love … Read more “DOZIER DAVE” AND THE QUEST FOR GOLD

Shocking Discovery: Brawling Moose Found Frozen In Ice

#News #fb Two Moose Locked In Mortal Combat Found Frozen In Ice https://t.co/uCXxH9euos pic.twitter.com/DkBOzu3VSL — Mark Heintz (@heintz_mark) November 19, 2016 The above photo is shocking, to say the least. But that’s ineed two Alaskan moose frozen in ice while apparently locking antlers with each other. National Geographic has more: Two bull moose ended up … Read more Shocking Discovery: Brawling Moose Found Frozen In Ice

Great New Clip From Alaska: The Last Frontier

From our friends at the Discovery Channel:   Sunday November 20th    9PM ET/PT – ALASKA: THE LAST FRONTIER It’s Thanksgiving on the homestead and the Kilchers show their thanks to the friends and family that have helped them out this past year by returning the favor, and doing something nice for them. Atz Lee … Read more Great New Clip From Alaska: The Last Frontier

ADFG Forecasts 2017 Sockeye Run

  The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has released its 2017 sockeye salmon forecast for the Bristol Bay watershed. You can view the entire report here. But let’s take a look at some of the numbers projected: Listed in millions Total Run 41.47 Forecast Range 31.20–51.73 Escapement 12.46 Commercial Common Property Harvest 29.01 Bristol … Read more ADFG Forecasts 2017 Sockeye Run

Jane Kilcher helps Baby Cow Delivery

Under The Knife : After years of procrastination, Otto goes under the knife. While Charlotte waits, Jane is left to take care of the farm and delivers her first calf alone. Eivin and Atz Lee scout the Head of the Bay, but their findings won’t ease Otto’s concerns. While we don’t see whether or not … Read more Jane Kilcher helps Baby Cow Delivery