Sarah Grace Durrance

The Bristol Bay Science and Research Institute will begin a study on mesh selectivity in early June.

Russel D. Andrews - UAF Institute of Marine Science

Researchers recently returned to Bristol Bay to study beluga whale populations. KDLG’s Luke Brummer sat down with a few members involved with this year’s study to get an inside look of the beluga examinations being conducted in the region.

ADF&G: Fall Moose Hunt Progresses

Aug 29, 2014

Moose hunting is allowed across much of the Bristol Bay region and the up-to-date report numbers are in. KDLG’s Luke Brummer has the details.

A woman from Dillingham has won an award through the Governor’s Denali Peak Performance Program. The program recognizes excellence in public service by state employees and the 2014 winners will be honored during an awards ceremony Thursday in Anchorage.

No Nushagak River King Salmon Forecast from ADF&G

Oct 23, 2013

In recent years the Alaska Department of Fish and Game has had trouble accurately predicting the size of the king salmon run to the Nushagak River, which is one of the largest king runs in the State. As a result, for the 3rd year in a row, Fish and Game is not putting out a preseason forecast for Nushagak River kings. KDLG’s Mike Mason has the details.

8/16/2013 - Picking Berries

Aug 22, 2013

8/9/2013 - Catch & Release Fishing

Aug 22, 2013

Ptarmigan and Grouse Seasons Open August 10

Aug 6, 2013

Hunting season for ptarmigan and grouse opens on Saturday August 10th. Patrick Jones is Assistant area wildlife Biologist for unit 18 in Bethel.  He says the generally hot and dry summer in Southwest Alaska should have given young birds a good chance of survival.

Celeste Novak

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is getting ready for this summer's massive commercial salmon fishery in Bristol Bay. As part of that effort Fish and Game has released the 2013 outlook. KDLG's Mike Mason looked it over for this report.