For bragging rights
Derrick Stanton’s fish might be out of water, but they certainly aren’t out of place at the Town of Living Trees.
He spent the last few days using a chainsaw to turn a spruce log into a fisherman standing with a salmon.
And that wasn’t his first attempt at turning wood into the water creature.
“Two summers ago, it was a cowboy riding a king salmon,” the Nikiski resident said of an older carving.