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Coast Guard, partners searching for missing boaters in Southeast Alaska

...from a family member that Patricia Bishop and Ken Wright were overdue from a boating trip to the Unuk River north of Behm Canal. The watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and a Station...
Herring search spans millennia

...places in Southeast Alaska: Seymour Canal, Revilla Channel, Lynn Canal, Sitka Sound, Hobart/Houghton and West Behm Canal.There is also a winter herring fishery, in which the fish are caught primarily for use as bait.Though the sac roe...
USCG: Search suspended for missing hunter near Ketchikan for second of two hunters near Behm Canal, close to Ketchikan.Coast Guard...514 square miles in the vicinity of Behm Canal from Sunday morning to Tuesday evening...the mouth of Chickamin River off Behm Canal Sunday and flew the man to Ketchikan...
Southeast herring returns appear mixed

...Department of Fish & Game said state surveys observed about 15.3 miles of spawn in the Craig area, 2.2 miles in West Behm Canal, and about 10.7 miles in Revillagigedo Channel.Fish and Game fishery biologist Scott Walker says the spawn in the...
Coast Guard searching for Craig hunter last seen near Behm Canal

...towing salvaged bear meat on a seven-foot skiff near Behm Canal.The man's hunting companion, a Michigan the area where the Chickamin River feeds into the Behm Canal, which separates Revillagigedo Island from the mainland...
Boater finds body of southeast Alaska hunter

...News ( reported a boater Thursday spotted the body of 24-year-old Garrett Hagan in Behm Canal near Fox Point about 30 miles south of the Chickamin River.Hagan had hunted with 51-year-old Adrian Knopps of Grand...
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Navy plans public hearing on Ketchikan facility

...file a draft Environmental Impact Statement on the Southeast Alaska Acoustic Measurement Facility, which is located in Behm Canal near Ketchikan, along with other Navy military training and testing activities in the Northwest, KRBD reported.Public...
Fish Board looks at SE herring

KETCHIKAN - A plan to open West Behm Canal near Ketchikan to commercial herring...asking the board to allocate the West Behm Canal herring resource to a user group...commercial fishery there by 2003. Behm Canal runs along the east side of Revillagigedo...
My Turn: Gravina Island, the only way to go

...The monument is more than twice the size of the state of Rhode Island - 988,800 acres. Ten miles north, across Behm Canal, is Cleveland Peninsula. But much closer to Ketchikan, west across Tongass Narrows, is Gravina Island. The only...
Science behind the Spring King Derby

...salmon in the world, in the back Behm Canal area where a half-dozen small Chinook...commercial and sport fishers. West Behm Canal, north of Ketchikan, is still open to trolling. Northern Behm Canal was closed in 1950, another portion...


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