Search / 39 results found

from
to

Although smaller numbers of ocean -run salmon are available throughout the entire summer in the Mat-Su Valley, many Mat-Su anglers may want to…

As most Mat-Su anglers likely know by now, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game opened the Deshka River to king salmon harvest with the use …

In the past week I’ve enjoyed good king salmon trips to Knik River, Deshka River, and Little Susitna River. At each of these locations my gues…

People have been asking me where they can harvest ocean-run salmon this year, and in the Mat-Su Valley for the next week options are extremely…

In the past Memorial weekend was seen as a “traditional” start to Mat-Su Valley’s sport king salmon season. In reality this mean by Memorial D…

Dan and Cilla Suprak took their float tubes out on a Mat-Su Valley lake near Palmer this past week and caught more than a dozen holdover trout…

Paddlefish

Paddlefish

  • Updated

A paddlefish’s mouth is loaded with comb-like gill rakers. As the fish swims along, mouth wide open, the gill rakers strain plankton and small…

Paddlefish

Paddlefish

  • Updated

Finding paddlefish hasn’t been easy for WVU researcher MacKenzie Ullman, but when she does, the fish average nearly 4 1/2 feet in length from …