This year's Youth Conservation Corps program has come to an end. Every summer a few lucky, randomly-chosen local high school students apply for positions to help maintain the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge.
With a delicate flavor, rosy pink flesh and a texture similar to trout, pink salmon offers a blank canvas for sauces and other flavorings. Pink salmon is extremely lean, with soft meat and a small flake.
On Wednesday afternoon, a handful of anglers were enjoying the sunshine at Cunningham Park on Beaver Loop Road in Kenai, waiting for silver salmon to bite.
Fortunately, the weather was pleasant as the fishing was slow.
Author's note: In yet another attempt to teach readers about fish and fishing by baiting them with a steamy romance novel, here's yet another chapter in my up-coming romance novel about hunky river ranger Rod and scrumptious fishing guide Jenna.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Following guidelines for camping in grizzly country can prevent trouble for everyone, including the bears.
A Spokane man experienced a good case in point last summer while backpacking in Glacier National Park.