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Situk River closed to king salmon fishing

...Beginning July 11, sport fishing for king salmon in the Situk River, in Yakutat, is closed according to a release from...from the water and must be released immediately. The Situk River drainage is managed for a biological escapement goal...
Yakutat to welcome first-ever cruise ships this year

...give the tourists a glacier tour by plane, or go to the Situk River and educate them on how fish are caught, skinned, and...walking path - that was used to transport fish from the Situk River to the cannery."We're really trying to highlight that...
Catching 'chromers' in Yakutat

...campground at 9-mile bridge (it's nine miles out the mostly gravel road toward Harlequin Lake, and where many Situk River fishermen base themselves.)Once I got settled in my seat, a woman behind me - I later learned it was Victoria Demmert...
Honoring Alaska's WWII history

...another for the flight school, as it's too far gone to be restored to flying condition. It crashed at the mouth of the Situk River and has been in the scrap metal dump since the 1950s, he said. He and others pulled it out and salvaged it two years...
Putting up fish part III: Fishing options

...Emergency Orders opening and closing fisheries. It's worth looking at these before you go. Last week Yakutat closed the Situk River to king salmon fishing (the bad news) but they increased the limits for sockeye in the Situk to 6 per day, 12 in...
ADFG announces increased Situk sockeye limit

...The bag and possession limit for sockeye salmon in the Situk River, in Yakutat, was increased to six per day, 12 in possession...As of July 13, 47,176 have been counted through the Situk River weir. Average timing indicates 40 percent of the run...
Photo: Formline workshop scheduled for 4-7 p.m. on June 22 and 1-4 p.m. on June 23 at the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe Culture Camp at Situk River led by Lance Twitchell.To register, contact Konrad Frank at or 586-9167. For more...
Fifth annual tern festival to welcome Aleutian terns see songbirds, a charter boat salt water trip to see marine birds, and a kayak-based trip at the mouth of the Situk River, depending on the weather. There's a trip to Harlequin Lake, and, of course, a trip specifically to see Aleutian...
Situk River king salmon fishing closed

King salmon fishing in the Situk River near Yakutat has been all but closed under a pair of emergency...retention of king salmon will be prohibited if they open.The Situk River did not make escapement goals from 2010 through 2012 and only...
No permits to be issued on Situk for king salmon protect chinook salmon in the Situk River near Yakutat. The district ranger...taking of Chinook salmon in the Situk River unless the Alaska Department of...050 large Chinook salmon in the Situk River and State biologists have forecasted...


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