Chilkat Valley News - Serving Haines and Klukwan, Alaska since 1966

In bumper year, fleet frets about wild runs' fate


December 8, 2011

Gillnet fishermen in Lynn Canal harvested salmon worth $9.38 million in 2011, with nearly 80 percent of the catch value coming from hatchery-raised chum.

Fishermen netted 1.11 million chum, a new record, topping bumper returns in 2008 (1.07 mil...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017

Rendered 05/18/2018 11:44