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Canoe Pass – Invitation to Bid Test Fishery

Invitation to Bid: Canoe Pass Test Fishing  – SSRAA and ADF&G are participating in a cooperative test fishery at Canoe Pass, located on southern Etolin Island, to establish a baseline survey. This survey is designed to evaluate the presence of non-targeted/bycatch salmon species in Canoe Pass that may occur during the normal run timing of …


Neets Bay THA – Revised June 13, 2017

Effective June 13, 2017, Neets Bay Terminal Harvest was revised.  Please read post. Download June Calendar:  2017 JUNE Neets Bay tha revised Download ADF&G News Release: NeetsBayNewReleaseADF&G  


Chinook Run Timing

The following graphs detail run timing of SSRAA produced Chinook salmon for years 2012 through 2016. Beginning at statistical week 18 (the beginning of the Spring Troll fishery), and continuing to the beginning of the Winter fishery. On average, harvest numbers begin a slow increase in weeks 18 and 19 and begin to dramatically increase …


Kids’ Fishing Derby – Deer Mountain Hatchery

  SSRAA King salmon provide kids with fun and provide the association with positive PR in the annual Kids’ Fishing Derby in Ketchikan City Park, set for June 17 (Saturday) from 9:00 am – Noon this year.  The park’s ponds will be stocked with chinook smolts raised for the derby in SSRAA’s Deer Mountain Hatchery. …


Life at Carroll Inlet

A Different Flavor of Remote  – Matt Allen My first experience in Alaska was as a seasonal at the AFK Hatchery on Evans Island in Prince William Sound, way back in 1999. I spent a portion of my youth growing up in the backwoods of New Hampshire. I wasn’t naive, I knew that didn’t necessarily prepare …


2017 Request for Proposal – Cost Recovery Access Licensing

Download file:  Neets Bay and Klawock RFP Packet 2017 Southern Southeast Regional Aquaculture Association 2017 Special Harvest Areas Cost Recovery Access Licensing RFP Packet Request for Proposals on 4 Lots of Salmon: 1. Neets Bay Summer Chum and Chinook 2. Neets Bay Fall Chum and Coho 3. Egg Take Carcasses 4. Klawock River Coho General …