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The ABC's of "rudderless travel," Part II

...coasts.And Yasha Island, droves of sea lions sound off a warning of hidden and uncharted rocks.Ursa hesitates at Chatham Straits. We are bound for Sitka. Will she take us to starboard and across to Warm Springs Bay, or to port and Cape Ommaney...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-01/abcs-rudderless-travel
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...remains excellent out in Icy and Chatham straits but slow in local waters. King...Anglers traveling out to Icy and Chatham straits also harvested a few kings as...remains excellent out in Icy and Chatham straits but slow in local waters. Kings...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071200/Spo_fishing.shtml
Kings slow, chums show

...while halibut fishing remains excellent out in Icy and Chatham straits but slow in local waters. King salmon catch rates...backside of Douglas. Anglers traveling out to Icy and Chatham straits also harvested a few kings as well. Chum salmon made...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071200/Spo_fishing.html
Sports
A not-so-welcome sight

...seen something a lot less beautiful. They would have seen the clearcuts at Hobart Bay, on Kupreanof Island, up Chatham Straits at Catherine Island, down into Peril Straits, most of the east shore of Chichagof Island and about 15 miles of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110403/let_kennicott.shtml
Opinion
Southeast area sport fish report

...currently requiring approximately 25 rod-hours per fish. Anglers are catching halibut in the Hanus Reef, and West Chatham Straits areas. At this time last year the halibut fishery required approximately 11 rod-hours per fish, with a five year...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-06-08/southeast-area-sport-fish-report
Outdoors
Weekly Whale Feature: 'Lucky'

...was a bit ripped up. "This is one lucky whale," I thought to myself. Lucky was 15-years-old when he died in Chatham Straits in early July of 2007. His death made city, state, national and, quite possibly, world news. The gross, deformed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082710/out_701040987.shtml
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...The clams in question were collected from Iyoukeen Peninsula on Chichagof Island, which is on the west side of Chatham Straits near Tenakee Springs. Since the DEC doesn't test or certify any beaches in Southeast Alaska, the beaches are all...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052701/Loc_statebriefs.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...hours. Last week the majority of halibut sampled were caught in Juneau waters, rather than further out in Icy and Chatham straits. North and South Shelter and the Breadline were halibut hot spots, as well as the backside of Douglas. Halibut...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080200/Spo_fishingrep.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Last week the majority of halibut sampled was landed in the local Juneau waters, rather than further out in Icy and Chatham straits. Halibut were caught throughout the Juneau area, with north end hot spots being Benjamin Island, North and South...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080900/Spo_fishingrep.shtml
Jack Marshall's Accumulated Fragments: Don't forget about Richard T. Harris

...according to Harris' account, they had "run south 25 miles down to the NE side of Baranof Island and crossed Chatham Straits to an Indian village named Elltooskin."They then went on around point Gardner and up Fredrick Sound until they...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-02-19/dont-forget-about-richard-t-harris
Neighbors

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