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1
May

City Park Kids Fishing Derby – Deer Mountain Hatchery

City Park Kids Fishing Derby June 8, 2019 – Saturday 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Normally the City Park Kids Fishing Derby occurs the Saturday before Father’s Day, in 2019 it will be held the week before on Saturday, June 8th.  The Derby is a cooperative effort between the United States Forest Service, Alaska Department of …

2
Apr

2019 Terminal Harvest Area Openings

Anita Bay Rotational Calendar 2019 Download pdf: 2019 MAY SHA Anita 2019 June SHA Anita Bay 2019 SHA Anita JULY 2019 SHA Anita August 2019 SHA AB September   Carroll Inlet Rotational Calendar 2019 Download pdf: 2019 JUNE Carroll Inlet SHA March Meeting Neets Bay Rotational Calendar 2019 Download pdf:  2019 JUNE Neets Bay SHA …

8
Oct

Coho Update

2018 Final Update:  8 October, SSRAA Coho Returns Though there are still a few coho returning (for broodstock) at Whitman Lake and Neets Bay, the 2018 common property coho season is over.  Coho coded wire tag expansions will continue to be adjusted for at least another month, but current numbers will be close to the …

25
Sep

Port Asumcion Request for Proposal

Download PDF format:  SSRAA – Port Asumcion Request for Proposal 2019 Season SOUTHERN SOUTHEAST REGIONAL AQUACULTURE ASSOCIATION                      Request for Proposals (RFP) 2019 Port Asumcion Rearing Program Southern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association, Inc., (SSRAA), is soliciting bids from interested parties to conduct rearing operations for the spring …

24
Sep

Cost Recovery Harvest 2018

Cost Recovery Harvest, 24 September 2018: Neets Bay:  The fall chum return to Neets Bay was weak and is nearly done. We are only fishing for broodstock. The 2018 coho return is stronger than the fall chum return.  Mixing coho with chum broodstock makes egg taking difficult.  We are sorting the fall return and placing …

24
Sep

Chum Troll Update – Neets Bay

24 September 2018:  Neets Bay Chum Troll Update: Participation in the Neets Bay troll fishery has decreased to 9 trollers. Current chum troll catch rates are minimal. Fishing effort is focused on the harvest of coho. Coho predominate the harvest. Current catch rates are approximately 60 coho per delivery. Average weight is 7.2 pounds per …