71-Year-Old Man Survives Kodiak Brown Bear Attack

Harrowing story on Kodiak Island, where a brown bear attack left one man lucky to be alive, with his bear spray can quite possibly the lifeline to his surviving when the bear returned. Here’s more from the Anchorage Daily News: Zimmerman had been jogging along the trail when he was attacked from behind, said Nathan … Read more 71-Year-Old Man Survives Kodiak Brown Bear Attack

Fish Creek Increases Sockeye Limits; Now Open Every Day

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Fish Creek Sport Fishing Open 7 Days Per Week with Increased Sockeye Salmon Limits (Palmer) – Due to a strong run of sockeye salmon into Fish Creek, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is increasing the bag and possession limits for salmon, … Read more Fish Creek Increases Sockeye Limits; Now Open Every Day

Valdez Women’s Silver Salmon Derby Registration Open

The following is courtesy of Valdez Fish Derbies: VALDEZ, Alaska –There are a few changes this year, but the Valdez Women’s Silver Salmon Derby is happening and a Queen will be crowned. Valdez Fish Derbies will give cash and prizes to the Women catching the three biggest fish. Leaders for the day will be posted … Read more Valdez Women’s Silver Salmon Derby Registration Open

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