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Ketchikan Creek Opens to Sport Fishing

By on June 14, 2017

EMERGENCY ORDER Contact: Kelly Reppert Ketchikan Area Management Biologist (907) 225-2859 Alaska Department of Fish and Game KETCHIKAN, ALASKA / June 14, 2017  – Ketchikan Creek opens to sport fishing for all species, including king salmon, beginning Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 12:01 a.m.

Rockfish of Alaska

By on June 9, 2017

Rockfish is a common term for several species of fish, named for their affinity to hide among rocks. Specific examples of fish termed rockfish in the waters surrounding Ketchikan, Alaska include: China Longspine Thonryhead Northern Pygmy Quillback Redstripe Rougheye Shortspine