KRSA’s Policy Approach for responses to in-season management actions taken by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in fisheries that harvest early and late-run king salmon of Kenai River origin Purpose: provide KRSA members with a framework to understand this issue, provide the basis for KRSA public responses to in-season management actions, and provide … + read more
Both the early and late runs of king salmon bound back to the Kenai River are managed by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADFG) under plans adopted by the Alaska Board of Fisheries (BOF) back in the late 1980’s. These plans were designed and adopted into regulation at that time specifically because ADFG … + read more
There are very few things in life quite as exciting as pulling a giant halibut over the rail. For Alaskan sportfishers, fishing for halibut is something we spend the winter looking forward to. Charter fishing businesses throughout the state help provide this opportunity to Alaskans, and to the many tourists for whom a halibut trip … + read more
Tight Lines Report 05/31/12 Peninsula Clarion fishing report for May 31 — kings slow around the Peninsula with new restrictions in place for lower Peninsula rivers. The action is to be had on area lakes as trout and other fish are ravenous.
Fishing local lakes can be a great alternative during the unpredictable early season king salmon runs, before the Russian River’s early push of sockeye and before the Kenai River rainbow trout opener on June 11. Read on…