Alaska Fish Conservation

Alaska fish conservation is paramount to us at Fish Alaska, and here you can read about Kenai kings, Trout Unlimited, Pebble Mine, the Susitna River, and how to catch and release the right way.

Don’t Throw Out Last Year’s Salmon

Smoked salmon is not only a delicious treat but also an excellent way to preserve last year's catch, ensuring every fish harvested is put to good use while promoting sustainable fishing practices. Read More...

Don’t Throw Out Last Year’s Salmon2024-07-05T15:11:09-08:00

Tale of Two Montana Creeks

Both Montana Creeks in Juneau and Talkeetna, Alaska, have undergone community-led restoration, preserving fishing for future generations. Alaska has thousands of rivers, streams, and creeks, so it’s no surprise that some Read More...

Tale of Two Montana Creeks2024-05-31T15:34:40-08:00

Conservation: A Look at the Bright Side

Kenai River Sportfishing Association, Alaska's largest advocacy organization for sportfishing, is dedicated to conservation efforts. Learn about their efforts around the state and how you can contribute to the cause. by Read More...

Conservation: A Look at the Bright Side2024-05-03T12:54:05-08:00

Ramping up Restoration

Restoring rivers and waterways in Alaska is crucial for enhancing fish habitat and promoting ecological balance in the region. Story by Marian Giannulis Alaska has a wide variety of fish habitats Read More...

Ramping up Restoration2024-05-03T12:18:52-08:00

State of the Salmon

State of the Salmon: The declining populations of wild salmon pose a significant concern. Discover insights from biologists on the current situation and learn about actionable steps you can take to contribute Read More...

State of the Salmon2024-04-09T12:20:54-08:00

Bristol Bay Contest

Bristol Bay contest: Win a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fish in Bristol Bay, Alaska! Enter now for a chance to embark on a 4-day, 3-night adventure, Read More...

Bristol Bay Contest2024-03-01T10:09:48-09:00

Something about Beginners Luck and Big ‘Bows

Kenai rainbow trout are prized by anglers for their size and vibrant colors. Join Trout Unlimited for this Armed Forces fishing trip! Story and photos by Alexa Millward Travis Price Read More...

Something about Beginners Luck and Big ‘Bows2024-02-07T17:16:26-09:00

The Susitna Basin Recreational Rivers

The Susitna River, Alaska is a large and very popular recreation area. It is both beautiful and important to local ecosystems. Susitna River Alaska Southcentral Alaska’s mighty Susitna River is the Read More...

The Susitna Basin Recreational Rivers2023-12-01T06:55:36-09:00

Eklutna River: Coming Home

Eklutna River water flow and salmon migration have been blocked by hydroelectric dams for decades. The benefits of these dams must be balanced with the wellness of the impacted environment.  The initiative Read More...

Eklutna River: Coming Home2023-10-24T06:52:29-08:00

Attack of the Invasives

Invasive species are very harmful to the ecosystem. This is especially critical in Alaska where salmon populations are being affected. What can individual anglers do to contribute to the mitigation efforts? Read More...

Attack of the Invasives2023-09-28T10:57:36-08:00

Fish Handling: Caring For Your Catch

Fish handling the right way is a very important topic for wildlife conservationists and sports fishermen everywhere. Proper fish handling techniques aim to minimize the impact on released fish and respectfully process Read More...

Fish Handling: Caring For Your Catch2023-07-28T14:06:32-08:00

Uncharted Water: Mapping Alaska’s Undocumented Fish Habitat

Uncharted water around Alaska presents an opportunity to increase protected habitat for anadromous fish species. Projects from Trout Unlimited and Alaska Department of Fish and Game aim to document these waters with Read More...

Uncharted Water: Mapping Alaska’s Undocumented Fish Habitat2023-06-28T10:35:16-08:00
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