Valdez Halibut Derby Anglers Also Catching Plenty Of Lingcod, Rockfish

The following is courtesy of Valdez Fish Derbies: VALDEZ, Alaska – Big hauls of halibut, lingcod, and rockfish are being laid out on the docks at the Valdez Harbor. Ling Cod season opened July 1st and some large fish have been brought to Port Valdez. Incredible weather this past week allowed anglers to get to the … Read more Valdez Halibut Derby Anglers Also Catching Plenty Of Lingcod, Rockfish

Sockeye Salmon Limits Increasing On Two Alaska River Drainages

The following press releases are courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Wood River Drainage Sockeye Salmon Limits Increased (Dillingham) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is increasing the limits of sockeye salmon to ten fish per day and ten fish in possession in all waters of the Wood River drainage … Read more Sockeye Salmon Limits Increasing On Two Alaska River Drainages

Sockeye Limits Increased At Redoubt Bay And Lake

  The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Sitka. . . The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announced today that effective 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2019, harvest limits in the Redoubt Bay and Lake subsistence and sport fisheries will be increased. The individual/household possession limit of subsistence sockeye … Read more Sockeye Limits Increased At Redoubt Bay And Lake

Reaction To Completion Of Pebble Mine Comment Period

The following press release is courtesy of the Salmon State: ALASKA—Comments to the Army Corps of Engineers from thousands of fisheries scientists, resource managers, biologists and former mine employees make clear that Pebble Mine’s Environmental Impact Statement is anything but the rigorous scientific assessment that Senator Lisa Murkowski and others have said the project demands. The … Read more Reaction To Completion Of Pebble Mine Comment Period

King Fishing Set To Open On Unalakleet River Drainage (Updated)

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: The Division of Sport Fish is opening all waters of the Unalakleet River drainage to sport fishing for king salmon effective 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2019. In all waters of the Unalakleet River drainage the bag and possession limit is two fish, … Read more King Fishing Set To Open On Unalakleet River Drainage (Updated)

Chinook Limits Reduced On Nushagak-Mulchatna Drainage

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game:  (Dillingham) – In favor of protecting returning king salmon and ensuring fishing opportunities in the future, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is implementing the following sport fishing regulation restriction in the Nushagak-Mulchatna River drainage effective 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 3 … Read more Chinook Limits Reduced On Nushagak-Mulchatna Drainage

Minnesota Represented Twice In The Valdez Halibut Derby Top Three

  The following is courtesy of Valdez Fish Derbies: TWO ANGLERS FROM MINNESOTA ON THE LEADER BOARD VALDEZ, Alaska – It was a good week in Valdez for Minnesota anglers Christopher Barnes and Matt Janezic who both reeled in fish over the 200 pound mark. Christopher Barnes of Moorhead, Minnesota reeled in a 225.6 pound … Read more Minnesota Represented Twice In The Valdez Halibut Derby Top Three