The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has issued an emergency order in-creasing the bag limit for salmon 16 inches or greater, other than king salmon, from three fish per day and three in possession to six fish per day, only two of which may be coho salmon, and six in possession in areas of the Kenai River open to salmon fishing.
The emergency order does not apply to the Russian River or the fly-fishing only waters at its confluence with the Kenai River.
The order took effect today at 12:01 a.m.
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