Hunting Lodge Spared In The Path Of Wildfire

Alaska's oldest hunting lodge, the Rainy Pass Lodge, was evacuated Tuesday night after a wildfire erupted less than a mile away.https://t.co/8eAOdRN0TE — KTUU.com (@Ch2KTUU) July 25, 2019 Rainy Pass Lodge, which was established in 1937 and is considered the state’s oldest hunting lodge, was evacuated and saved by fire officials despite a wildfire that broke … Read more Hunting Lodge Spared In The Path Of Wildfire

King Salmon Sport Fishery Shut Down On Tanana River

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 26, 2019 sport fishing for king salmon in all flowing waters of the Tanana River drainage is closed.  King salmon incidentally caught while fishing for other species may not be removed from the water and must be released … Read more King Salmon Sport Fishery Shut Down On Tanana River

Wildlife Forever Introduces Kit To Help In Invasive Species Prevention

The following is courtesy of Wildlife Forever: White Bear Lake, MN –  “The aliens have landed…, now what?”  Wildlife Forever, in partnership with the USDA Forest Service, unveil the new Clean Drain Dry Rapid Response Communication Kit to help communities with invasive species. Informing the public is critical in slowing the spread and the ready-made communication tools are … Read more Wildlife Forever Introduces Kit To Help In Invasive Species Prevention

Invasive Goldfish Removal Taking Place At Anchorage Pond

Goldfish are thriving in a Midtown Anchorage pond. Alaska wildlife biologists want them gone. https://t.co/YKVymvhvqZ pic.twitter.com/Jc7nAJS6rc — Anchorage Daily News (@adndotcom) June 19, 2019 The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Anchorage) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) Division of Sport Fish will be eradicating illegally introduced goldfish … Read more Invasive Goldfish Removal Taking Place At Anchorage Pond

Nonresidents Not Allowed To Retain Juneau/Ketchikan King Salmon

The following updates are courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Juneau – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced today, nonresident anglers may not retain king salmon from August 1 through September 15 in Southeast Alaska and Yakutat marine waters, except in designated sport fish terminal hatchery areas in the vicinity of … Read more Nonresidents Not Allowed To Retain Juneau/Ketchikan King Salmon

Kasilof River Dipnetting Territory Added (Updated)

The following press release 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 … Read more Kasilof River Dipnetting Territory Added (Updated)

Valdez Kids Pink Salmon Derby A Big Success

The following is courtesy of Valdez Fish Derbies: VALDEZ, Alaska –Tyler Bellison of Wasilla, Alaska took 2nd place in the 14 to 16 age division of the Valdez Kids Pink Salmon Derby Saturday. “No talent is needed to fish because every cast you would get one,” Bellison said. Valdez local Kate Goudreau took her daughter, Amelia, … Read more Valdez Kids Pink Salmon Derby A Big Success