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An Oddball Species—Steelhead

Steelhead Trout While out netting on the Kenai river, we pulled a peculiar fish out of the net. It had small, distinct spots all over its back, extending from the entirety of its tail, onto…


A Taylorcraft BC12D on floats

Floatplane flying over the Kenai

Take a look at the scenery¬† while flying in a floatplane over the Kenai river to skilak lake. I do have a pilot’s license, but I don’t have a floatplane certification, so for this trip,…


Releasing a huge chinook salmon on the kenai river

Kenai River Salmon Counting

One of the things that I’m doing as an aspiring biologist/wildlife manager is working for ADF&G as a technician to survey fish migrating up the Kenai River. Each summer, we take length as METF (mid…