Kuskokwim River Chum Salmon Sport Fishery Closed

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Fairbanks) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is closing the entire Kuskokwim River drainage to sport fishing for chum salmon, effective 12:01 a.m. Thursday, July 1, 2021. This closure prohibits all sport fishing for chum salmon, including catch-and-release fishing. All chum salmon … Read more Kuskokwim River Chum Salmon Sport Fishery Closed

Nushagak-Mulchatna River Drainage King Salmon Limits Reduced

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Dillingham) – In favor of protecting returning king salmon and to ensure fishing opportunities in the future, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is reducing the bag, possession, and annual limits for king salmon, 20 inches or greater in length, in the … Read more Nushagak-Mulchatna River Drainage King Salmon Limits Reduced

Copper River King Salmon Fishing Closing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Copper River King Salmon Sport Fisheries Closed (Glennallen) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is restricting sport fisheries for king salmon in the Upper Copper River drainage. The Upper Copper River king salmon sport fisheries upstream of Haley Creek are closed effective … Read more Copper River King Salmon Fishing Closing

Russian River Opening Early For Sockeye Fishing

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Soldotna) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is liberalizing existing sport fishing regulations by opening the Russian River Sanctuary Area early for anglers to sport fish for sockeye salmon. This regulatory change is effective 12:01 a.m. Thursday, June 24 through 11:59 … Read more Russian River Opening Early For Sockeye Fishing

Kodiak Fisheries Get Sockeye Limits Increased

The following updates are courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Ayakulik River Sockeye Salmon Bag Limit Increased (Kodiak) – To allow increased sport fishing opportunity for sockeye salmon, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is increasing the bag and possession limits for sockeye salmon to 10 fish in the Ayakulik River … Read more Kodiak Fisheries Get Sockeye Limits Increased

Tanana River King Salmon Fishery Closed

The following is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: Tanana River King Salmon Sport Fishery Closed The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) is closing the Tanana River drainage to sport fishing for king salmon, effective 12:01 a.m. Thursday, June 24, 2021. This closure prohibits all sport fishing for king salmon, … Read more Tanana River King Salmon Fishery Closed

B.C. Internal Audit Report: B.C. Mining Practices Continue To Endanger Communities Downstream

The following is courtesy of Southeast Alaska Indigenous Transboundary Commission and Salmon Beyond Borders: JUNEAU— An audit by British Columbia’s Mine Audits and Effectiveness Unit, an independent team in the provincial government’s Ministry of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation, has revealed that the ministry is continuing to fail to protect communities and the environment — … Read more B.C. Internal Audit Report: B.C. Mining Practices Continue To Endanger Communities Downstream