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Joe H. Satko

...Throughout his time in Juneau he was an avid fisherman, frequenting places like the "Pass," Pt. Retreat, Barlow, or South Shelter aboard his increasingly larger boats, the Irene G's. He was always available to take out visiting family and friends...
Sport fish report for the week of June 23

...snag or retain fish hooked elsewhere than in the mouth is prohibited.Anglers fishing on the backside of Douglas, South Shelter Island area, Lower Lynn Canal and Couverden also reported harvesting king salmon. Generally, catch rates this...
Sport fish report for the week of July 28

...catching fewer adult king salmon and more feeder kings this past week compared to previous months. Catches came from South Shelter, the backside of Douglas Island and False Point Retreat. Hatchery kings were also caught within the Terminal Harvest...
Sport fish report: It's on! Cohos being caught in fresh, salt water a good mix of fish present in both fresh and salt water. Marine boat anglers are reporting good catch rates near South Shelter Island, the backside of Douglas Island and south near Taku Inlet. Shore-based anglers are reporting good catch rates...
Sport fish report: Feeder kings still out there marine boat anglers. Reports have come in of fish being caught while trolling the backside of Douglas Island, South Shelter Island, False Retreat, Couverden and Auke Bay. Shore-based anglers are also catching fish right now at Montana Creek...
Sport fish report: Spoons, hoochies, herring picking up the silvers

...present in the marine waters near Juneau. Local boat anglers reported good catch rates while trolling in North Pass, South Shelter Island, the backside of Douglas Island, False Retreat and Doty's Cove. Anglers wishing to catch a coho salmon this...
Southeast area sport fish report

...harvesting king salmon around backside of Douglas and South Shelter. Halibut: Halibut in the Juneau area currently require...luck catching silvers in the backside of Douglas and South Shelter areas. Coho currently require approximately 12 rod-hours...

...Brysen and dad Deven fished until 11 a.m. near South Shelter Island, catching one smaller coho before returning...The three Mitchell boys began to troll again near South Shelter Island. Brysen baited a flayed piece of herring onto...
New halibut subsistence fishery draws 8,500 people

...customary and traditional use, and that Juneau's Natives are used to fishing for halibut off north Douglas Island and south Shelter Island. He said it's not safe for people with smaller boats to travel all the way to Berners Bay for subsistence...
32.9 pounder aces derby

...Derby, but their thoughts were elsewhere. "I was wondering where the big one was," White said. She found it near South Shelter Island just before 3:30 p.m. Sunday, with a downrigger set at 100 feet and a silver J-plug trolling lure that...


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