Kodiak’s Saltery River Closing For Sockeye Fishing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Saltery River Closed to Sport Fishing for Sockeye Salmon (Kodiak) – In favor of protecting returning sockeye salmon and ensuring fishing opportunities in the future, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is closing sport fishing for sockeye salmon in the Saltery River … Read more Kodiak’s Saltery River Closing For Sockeye Fishing

Port Valdez Pink Salmon Sport Fishing Limits Increased

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Anchorage) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is increasing the bag and possession limit for pink salmon to 12 fish per day and 24 fish in possession in the Valdez Terminal Harvest area effective 12:01 a.m. Saturday, August 1 through 11:59 … Read more Port Valdez Pink Salmon Sport Fishing Limits Increased

Southeast Salmon Fishing Regulations

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Updated: Sport Fishing Regulations For King Salmon In Southeast Alaska For 2020 This action does not change king salmon regulations in hatchery areas or during the time periods where special action has been taken to protect Alaska wild stock king salmon (see attached … Read more Southeast Salmon Fishing Regulations

House Of Representatives Votes To Block Pebble Funding (Updated)

The House or Representatives today agreed today via vote to block Pebble Mine funding. Here’s more from SalmonState: ANCHORAGE—The U.S. House of Representatives today voted to block funding for the corrupt process hurtling the underfunded, scientifically lacking Pebble Mine toward “yes” over Tribal, scientific, fisheries and Alaskan objections. The block came in the form of … Read more House Of Representatives Votes To Block Pebble Funding (Updated)

Copper River Drainage Closing To Sockeye Recreational, Dipnet Fishing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Copper River Drainage Sockeye Salmon Sport Fishery Closed: Effective August 3, 2020 Effective August 3, 2020, the department is closing sport fishing for sockeye salmon in the Upper Copper River drainage for the remainder of the season to provide more sockeye salmon towards the … Read more Copper River Drainage Closing To Sockeye Recreational, Dipnet Fishing

Sen. Cantwell Gets Her Pebble Mine Shots Fired During Senate Hearing

The Pebble Mine was among the topics in today’s Senate Commerce Committee hearing in Washington, and Pebble Partnership CEO Tom Collier was grilled about the pending Pebble Mine Collier’s Canadian company wants a permit for and the hefty bonus he’s been promised if the mine permit gets final approval. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington) continued her … Read more Sen. Cantwell Gets Her Pebble Mine Shots Fired During Senate Hearing