(Juneau) – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) has published preliminary harvest and value figures for the 2018 Alaska Commercial Salmon Fishery. The 2018 Alaska commercial salmon fishery all species harvest was approximately 114.5 million fish with an estimated preliminary ex-vessel value of $595.2 million, a 13% decrease from the 2017 value of $685.0 […]
(Soldotna) — Responding to a report of an animal den with living occupants found in the smoldering debris of the Funny River Horse Trail Wildfire on Tuesday, May 27, Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Jeff Selinger didn’t know what to expect. Firefighters who happened upon the scene had detected movement within, but […]
(Anchorage) â€“ A wolf killed in late March this year after it closely approached a trapper around the Chandalar Lakes area has tested positive for rabies. Rabies had not previously been documented in this area south of the Brooks Range.
April is â€œBear Awareness Monthâ€ in Alaska and although only a few reports of bears awake and roaming around have so far been received, Department of Fish and Game biologists say thatâ€™s likely to change any day.
Judging by their scores in the National Archery in the Schools Programâ€™s (NASP) Alaska tournament, students who attend schools on Prince of Wales Island may be some of the straightest shooters in the state.
Yesterday, March 28, the second opening of the Sitka Sound herring sac roe fishery occurred from 2:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. in an large area of northern Sitka Sound north of 57Â° 07.00â€™N. latitude, south of 57Â° 10.95â€™ N. latitude, and east of a line from the northernmost tip of Crow Island to the southeasternmost […]
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game will be chairing a preseason fishery stakeholderâ€™s meeting at Fishermenâ€™s Hall from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16.
(Juneau) â€“ Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) Commissioner Cora Campbell announced Friday that significant progress has been made toward addressing the State of Alaskaâ€™s concerns regarding the 2006 revisions to Alaskaâ€™s baseline, from which state-federal boundary lines in waters surrounding the State of Alaska are determined.