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Fish board ups Kenai goals; Setnetters handed closure period

...Game's transition to DIDSON sonar from the Bendix sonar technology that's used to count...we ran the DIDSON side by side with the Bendix, we compared the difference between the...with a conversion, a way of converting Bendix numbers into DIDSON," said Pat Shields...
Fish fix: Department changes sonar counting procedures

...system's numbers to mirror previous Bendix system estimates, but won't adjust...Mark and capture studies showed that the Bendix system undercounted fish by an its attention until recently. The Bendix displayed data in a wave format, according...
Counting kings: Fish and game to unveil more info on Kenai river kings

...will be used during the department's transition period from Bendix to DIDSON sonars. The DIDSON sonar, which provides a more...salmon, is the end-game for the department, Pawluk said. The Bendix sonar has a problem differentiating kings from reds, leading...
Cook Inlet salmon forecast is sunny

...dual-frequency identification, or DIDSON, sonar instead of the Bendix sonar technology. That changeover also means new escapement...escapement goals, which are higher than the ones used with Bendix, are actually about the same in numbers. "People are going...
Drift fleet nets more restrictions: Fish board makes changes based on coho salmon concerns

...goals and optimal escapement goals for Kenai and Kasilof sockeye salmon to reflect the sonar technology conversions from the Bendix sonar to DIDSON. * Modified the Northern District King Salmon Management Plan to articulate recreational use priority Brielle...
Getting access to fish: Mat-Su political agendas cause for concern for Kenai fisheries

...the Alaska Department of Fish and Game that after three years of comparisons between the Yentna Bendix sonar and actual weir counts, that the Bendix has been counting much less than half of the sockeye run over the past 20 years. As for the chinook...


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