fbpx

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.

Eklutna River Renaissance

Eklutna River Renaissance Story by Eric Booton Photos by Ryan Peterson Since time immemorial, southcentral Alaska’s Eklutna River, a glacial stream in Northern Cook Inlet traditionally known as Idlughetnu, was replete with fish, Read More...

Eklutna River Renaissance2021-07-29T09:44:51-08:00

Productive Fishing Is Up To All Of Us

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="24299" img_size="full" alignment="center"][vc_column_text] Alaska Fish Conservation Story by Jenny Weis, photos by Paul Nicoletti Alaska is unique. Unlike much of the rest of the country, we still enjoy incredible fishing and wild Read More...

Productive Fishing Is Up To All Of Us2020-07-08T15:02:44-08:00

Ocean Conditions & King Salmon Populations

Ocean Conditions Blog by George Krumm Photo courtesy of Kodiak Legends Lodge Saltwater kings on Kodiak have seen a good showing in recent years. Kodiak Legends Lodge in Larsen Bay shows off Read More...

Ocean Conditions & King Salmon Populations2020-01-16T16:15:57-09:00

Using Rockfish Descenders

Any rockfish brought up from depths of 60 feet or more will suffer barotrauma. © EcoLeeser Going Down - Descenders for Rockfish Rockfish Descenders blog by George Krumm Rockfish descenders (aka Read More...

Using Rockfish Descenders2019-07-12T14:45:16-08:00

Pebble Mine: A Pebble Whose Ripples Will Never Go Away

Pebble Mine opposition supporters rally during the Anchorage DEIS Public Hearing outside of the Dena'ina Center in Downtown Anchorage on April 16, 2019. © Melissa Norris Pebble Mine: A Pebble Whose Read More...

Pebble Mine: A Pebble Whose Ripples Will Never Go Away2019-05-23T11:35:29-08:00

Alaska Board of Fisheries Management System

Fish and wildlife resources in Alaska With more than 600,000 sportfishing, hunting, and trapping licenses purchased across the state each year, it’s clear that the outdoors is vital to Alaskans and that is Read More...

Alaska Board of Fisheries Management System2019-03-25T08:55:45-08:00

Alaska Board of Fisheries Moves to Protect Kenai River Kings

Prudent conservation measures will help restore shrinking returns: Kenai River King Protection FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 8, 2017 CONTACT: Ricky Gease (907) 398-2260 ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – The Alaska Board of Fisheries on Monday Read More...

Alaska Board of Fisheries Moves to Protect Kenai River Kings2018-11-29T10:15:56-09:00

Sportsmen applaud Investor General report of Environmental Protection Agency conduct during Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment

ANCHORAGE, AK – Sportsmen and Bristol Bay business owners today celebrate the release of a report by an independent federal watchdog, the Inspector General, which determined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency acted fairly Read More...

Sportsmen applaud Investor General report of Environmental Protection Agency conduct during Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment2018-09-25T12:33:24-08:00

Xboundary

This film short, by acclaimed Alaska filmmaker Ryan Peterson, showcases the beauty and abundance of Southeast Alaska’s temperate rainforest, home to some of the world’s healthiest runs of wild salmon. The video also Read More...

Xboundary2018-09-27T14:11:59-08:00

Our Changing King Fishery

by Greg Brush Kenai's changing king fishery remains week and thereby restricted or closed to sport anglers, many professional fishing guides continue to whine about chinook fishing in the Great Land “not being what it Read More...

Our Changing King Fishery2018-08-20T16:03:14-08:00

Coast Guard Foundation To Honor Coast Guard In Alaska

Anchorage, AK – The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced today that it will honor the men and Read More...

Coast Guard Foundation To Honor Coast Guard In Alaska2018-08-20T15:51:10-08:00

How To Release Your Fish Stress- Free

It’s part of the code of responsible angling: treat fish as gently as possible. This holds paramount for those you plan to release. Here are some simple guidelines for proper catch-and-release fishing practices Read More...

How To Release Your Fish Stress- Free2018-09-27T16:15:22-08:00

TU Welcomes Clean Air Rules that will Protect Trout and Salmon

Trout Unlimited posted the following press release yesterday: June 2, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Trout Unlimited Welcomes Clean Air Rules that will Protect Trout and Salmon Clean Air Act proposal will reduce carbon Read More...

TU Welcomes Clean Air Rules that will Protect Trout and Salmon2018-08-20T21:40:32-08:00

Title

Go to Top