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Doggone It!

Maybe it’s the nickname “dog” salmon, purportedly because natives felt chum salmon were not as tasty as the other species and just tossed the carcass to their sled dogs that put chum salmon low on the commercial market scale. But now anglers are finding …
Dog salmon are terrific fighters on a fly rod. Maybe it’s the nickname “dog” salmon, purportedly because natives felt chum salmon were not as tasty as the other species and just… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/fly-fishing/doggone-dog-salmon/

The Sitka Experience

When I think of southeast Alaska, I think more water than land. From the endless array of interconnected and protected saltwater bodies to the myriad rivers, streams and lakes found scattered throughout, to the steady rain and snow that pours from the ski…
Image by Bailey Anderson By Marcus Weiner When I think of southeast Alaska, I think more water than land. From the endless array of interconnected and protected saltwater bodies… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/saltwater/sitka-web-exclusive/

5 Ways to Use Leftover Salmon

I love wild Alaska salmon, especially king salmon, but as leftovers it usually doesn’t do it for me…that is until I tried it in the following ways, which make extras usable instead of finding their way to the trash—a serious tragedy.
I love wild Alaska salmon, especially king salmon, but as leftovers it usually doesn’t do it for me…that is until I tried it in the following ways, which make extras usable… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/recipes1/5-ways-use-leftover-salmon/

TU Welcomes Clean Air Rules that will Protect Trout and Salmon

Trout Unlimited today thanked the Environmental Protection Agency for its strong proposal to reduce the carbon pollution that causes climate change. Trout Unlimited’s scientists and their partners have already begun to document the impacts from climate ch…
Trout Unlimited posted the following press release yesterday: June 2, 2014 Contact: Steve Moyer 703-284-9406 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TU Welcomes Clean Air Rules that will… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/conservation/tu-welcomes-clean-air-rules-will-protect-trout-and-salmon/

How to Catch Sockeye, Alaskan-Style

Red salmon, aka sockeye, are among the most delicious gamefish in Alaska. The red, firm flesh can be prepared countless ways, and any and all end with a delectable meal. Fresh from the grill, hot or cold-smoked, ground into burger or eaten raw dipped in w…
Red salmon, aka sockeye, are among the most delicious gamefish in Alaska. The red, firm flesh can be prepared countless ways, and any and all end with a delectable meal. Fresh… http://www.fishalaskamagazine.com/blog/tactics/how-catch-sockeye-alaskan-style/