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Kenai River Updates

ADF&G set gillnet EO

July 2nd, 2015

As result of the forecast for an inriver run of less than 22,500 king salmon and the sport fishery restricted to no bait, the set gillnet fishery in the Upper Subdistrict is limited to fishing no more than 36-hours per week beginning July 1, 2015, with a weekly 36-hour closure beginning between 7:00 p.m. Thursday … + read more

The use of fireworks and the sale of fireworks is prohibited in the Kenai Peninsula Borough

July 2nd, 2015

Know your local jurisdiction’s restrictions on the use of fireworks! All citizens are reminded that the use of fireworks is not permitted on the Kenai Peninsula. The cities of Homer, Kachemak City, Kenai, Seldovia, Seward and Soldotna may enact their own prohibitions. What does this mean? It means that outside of city boundaries, only specific … + read more

Burn Closure Lifted on the Kenai Peninsula

July 2nd, 2015

Soldotna, Alaska – By order of the Director’s Office the State Forester has lifted the burn closure on all state, private and municipal land on the Kenai Peninsula. Campfires, charcoal BBQ’s, warming, and cooking fires may be used.   At this time all federal lands are still under the closure order. Kenai Peninsula citizens and visitors must be aware that … + read more

Card Street Fire Update

July 2nd, 2015

Incident Summary: The Card Street fire is in the marshlands and recreation area of Skilak Lake. The fire is established in a full suppression area of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge and all actions are being taken to keep the fire at the smallest possible acreage. The fire has burned 8,876 acres since it began … + read more

State to Open Disaster Assistance Centers for Kenai Wildfires Centers in the Kenai Peninsula Borough to provide information, take applications

July 2nd, 2015

State to Open Disaster Assistance Centers for Kenai Wildfires Centers in the Kenai Peninsula Borough to provide information, take applications JBER, Alaska — The Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHS&EM) will open a Disaster Assistance Center (DAC) for the state Individual Assistance (IA) Program for the Kenai wildfires July 7-8. The DAC will take applications for … + read more