The rains came to Alaska’s Matanuska-Susitna rivers valley over the weekend. The water in local creeks and rivers rose. And the coho salmon, notorious for sprinting from the oceans to the mountains when the weather Gods signal, finally came. 664 more words
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Senator Dunleavy sent out a follow-up email with a new date and start time for the meeting. Meeting is now scheduled for August 22 from 5pm to 7pm. 217 more words
No sooner does one Cook Inlet salmon crisis pass than another erupts. This times its coho salmon in the spotlight.
Little Susitna River guide Andy Couch said Wednesday he felt like he’d been kicked in the teeth by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game after seeing the big coho catch in the Monday opening of the commercial drift gillnet fishery in upper Cook Inlet. 1,561 more words
All it took was a few days of a Cook Inlet free of gillnets, and sockeye salmon were flooding the Kenai River.