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Kuskokwim Subsistence Fishermen Going To Trial For Fishing With Illegal Gear

By | July 16, 2012 - 5:21 pm

About two dozen Kuskokwim River subsistence fishermen will go to trial in the Bethel Court House after pleading not guilty to fishing with illegal gear.  Federal and State wildlife managers closed the Kuskokwim to salmon fishing for an unprecedented 12 days this summer in order to protect the low Chinook salmon run.

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