The Kenai Peninsula city of 7,000 readies itself for its annual frenzy of dipnetters, which begins at 6 a.m. Friday. Typically, the popular fishery peaks the second and third weekends of July. Matt Tunseth
Anglers try their luck on opening day of salmon fishing at Bird Creek along the Seward Highway south of Anchorage on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Some anglers had success catching pink, chum and silver salmon.