Deep Inlet will close August 6th at the end of a troll day. The SHA will remain closed to trolling, seining and gillnetting until the cost recovery goal is met. It is expected to be closed for approximately two weeks. The chum goal during the closure has not been set as it will...Read More
There will need to be a closure at Deep Inlet for cost recovery harvest soon, although the exact date is being discussed in the Executive Committee. Final decision on date will be made early next week. Due to the run failure at Hidden Falls (broodstock is secure at 160,000 chum)...Read More
Deep Inlet will be closed July 7th for the seine rotation. This is a drastic action due to Hidden Falls run collapse. We will close until we have approximately 40,000 chum at or near the head of Deep Inlet. Chum will be collected with seine gear and rolled into two net pens for...Read More
Hidden Falls returns are exceedingly poor so we are discontinuing openings. Otolith samples from Homeshore show better results for Kasnyku and Takatz 4.0 chum strategy compared to regular 2.0 gram fish, but there just isn’t the abundance to make that very meaningful. We...Read More
Fishing Schedules for Deep Inlet and Hidden Falls chum fisheries were finalized at the spring Board of Directors Meeting. Several documents have been posted on our website – both on the opening page and the FrontPage. Information includes: Hidden Falls chum: forecast,...Read More
Salmon Enhancement in Southeast Alaska Since 1978
2016 Hidden Falls schedule (Harvest Plan, Assessment area map, Assessment Tax information) Assessment rate is $0.10 per pound.
2016 Deep Inlet schedule – Calendar and additional information
2016 Deep Inlet schedule – Single page calendar only – for printing
2016 ADF&G News Release – Deep Inlet – Official Schedule
MAPS – NSRAA’s maps page
In-season fishery observations, commentary and more….
We’ve been very fortunate over the years to have some very special people at NSRAA, both on our staff and our Board of Directors. Folks with a passion for their work, who aren’t satisfied with ‘status quo’ and have to always be testing new territory.Read More