Unless you’ve been in a coma for the past several years, you’ve heard that the so-called early run of Kenai River king salmon is in trouble.... Read more
While grilling the last of last year’s salmon the other day, I got to wondering about what other people did with salmon. Curious, I e-mailed 20... Read more
In the 40-some years I’ve been freezing fish, I’ve learned a lot of things, and some were learned the hard way. Here’s some of what I’ve learned... Read more
This column first appeared in the Clarion on March 31, 2006.
The “sailor’s walk,” best described as sort of a lurching swagger... Read more
On June 4, the Department of Fish and Game opened the Kenai River to fishing for king salmon, but with one catch: It’s OK to play with the fish,... Read more
Author’s note: This column first appeared in the Clarion in 1993. Biologist Terry Bendock is now retired, but the issues he... Read more