Defend Bristol Bay Cites Flaws In Pebble EIS

The following is courtesy of Defend Bristol Bay: Dear Supporter, As you likely know, the Army Corps recently released the Preliminary Final Environmental Impact Statement (PFEIS) for the Pebble Mine. We knew it was inadequate at first glance, but now that we’ve had time to fully review it, inadequate doesn’t describe its flaws. Among many … Read more Defend Bristol Bay Cites Flaws In Pebble EIS

King Salmon Restriction Announcements For Various Regions

The following press releases are courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: King Salmon Restrictions in the Cook Inlet Saltwaters (Homer) – In favor of protecting returning king salmon and ensuring sport fishing opportunities in the future, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is reducing the annual limit of king salmon 20 … Read more King Salmon Restriction Announcements For Various Regions

Donald Trump Jr. Scores Western Alaska Bear Hunting Permit

Donald Trump Jr. receives permit to hunt grizzly bear in Western Alaska: https://t.co/JiXWsQKlZu — Anchorage Daily News (@adndotcom) February 24, 2020 President Donald Trump’s son Don Jr. will soon get the chance to hunt in Alaska. Here’s more from the Anchorage Daily News: Donald Trump Jr. was granted the permit to hunt north and east … Read more Donald Trump Jr. Scores Western Alaska Bear Hunting Permit

Alaska Board Of Fisheries To Discuss Pike Regulations

KTUU has some more details on the proposal: The proposal from the department to before the Board of Fish would add the Anchorage Bowl and Knik drainage to the areas where releasing a pike back into the water it came from is prohibited, yet not everyone supports the plan the department is following for pike … Read more Alaska Board Of Fisheries To Discuss Pike Regulations

Idaho Couple Sold Fake Fishing Trips To Alaska; Will Refund $100,000

Idaho couple to pay $100K in refunds over accusations they offered phony Alaska fishing tripshttps://t.co/oh3lpRzUi9 pic.twitter.com/Gk4fGpjOwv — Anchorage Daily News (@adndotcom) February 14, 2020 Business owners in Idaho have reached a settlement agreement after they were accused of selling fake fishing trips in Alaska and leaving people stranded.https://t.co/victQ1nloU — KTUU.com (@Ch2KTUU) February 14, 2020 This … Read more Idaho Couple Sold Fake Fishing Trips To Alaska; Will Refund $100,000

Proposal Would Add To Kenai King Salmon Escapement Total

One provision of the proposal would create an optional 36 inch maximum size limit for king salmon caught sport fishing. The intention is to give ADF&G a way to ensure enough large king salmon escape without completely shutting down the fishery. https://t.co/wB1pAPxU21 — KTUU.com (@Ch2KTUU) February 13, 2020 Here’s more from KTUU on the proposal: … Read more Proposal Would Add To Kenai King Salmon Escapement Total