She’s Making Her-Story In Alaska

Happy Thanksgiving, all! Looking for a holiday gift idea. If you’re a hunter or know of a woman or young girl who wants to become a hunter, this book would be a fantastic option to get a female perspective on the sport. The following appears in the November issue of Alaska Sporting Journal:  Editor’s note: … Read more She’s Making Her-Story In Alaska

Decreasing Mulchatna Caribou Numbers Are A Concern

A recent call-in radio show hosted by Bethel-based KYUK gave local subsistence users and federal managers a chance to share local knowledge of the Mulchatna caribou, and discuss how federal authorities plan to manage the hunt. https://t.co/SDT88j0tIL — Alaska Public Media News (@AKpublicnews) November 27, 2019 Southwest Alaska’s Mulchatna Caribou herd has decreased to less … Read more Decreasing Mulchatna Caribou Numbers Are A Concern

2020 Bristol Bay Sockeye Forecast

The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The 2020 Bristol Bay sockeye salmon forecast is the sum of individual predictions of nine river systems (Kvichak, Alagnak, Naknek, Egegik, Ugashik, Wood, Igushik, Nushagak, and Togiak rivers) and four age classes (ages 1.2, 1.3, 2.2, and 2.3, plus ages 0.3 … Read more 2020 Bristol Bay Sockeye Forecast

Public Meeting Discusses Roadless Rule In National Forests

  The following press release is courtesy of Washington Wild:  SEATTLE –Today, Washington Wild and a host of conservation and recreation organizations joined Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) to hold a community public meeting at the Seattle REI flagship store to offer local stakeholders an opportunity weigh in on old-growth protections on our national forests. The … Read more Public Meeting Discusses Roadless Rule In National Forests

ADFG Hosting Ice Fishing Celebration On Nov. 30

The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) will host a family ice fishing event on Saturday, November 30, 2019, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, at Cushman Lake in the Tanana Lakes Recreation Area. Just drive to the small boat … Read more ADFG Hosting Ice Fishing Celebration On Nov. 30

ADFG Releases 2020 Southeast Pink Salmon Forecast

Alaska Department of Fish and Game released its 2020 Southeast Alaska pink salmon forecast earlier this weer. Here are some of the highlights: The 2020 harvest forecast of 12 million pink salmon is approximately one third of the recent 10-year average harvest of 35 million pink salmon. A harvest near this forecast would also be … Read more ADFG Releases 2020 Southeast Pink Salmon Forecast