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Silvers: The bite is half the fun

...Fish and Game does not have any directed assessment to enumerate the abundance of silver salmon, Pawluk said. But sonar sites targeting other species, as well as reports from the commercial fishing industry, driftnet fleet and local guides...
Kasilof setnetters to open, some face gear restrictions

...goal was met and as of 8 a.m. Sunday. Nearly 82,000 sockeye salmon are estimated to have passed the Kasilof River sonar site, according to Fish and Game data. Despite having the regulatory authority to fish the setnetters and slow the flow...
Kenai sockeye and lakes the best options

...which suggests most catches are naturally produced, not hatchery kings, Pawluk said. However, the numbers near the sonar site on the mouth of the Kenai river show a slight increase in numbers coming through. "It is an increase when we should have...
ADFG predicts continued low runs in 2014 forecast of Kenai kings

...than what Fish and Game sonar staff counted at their sonar site and comprised of nearly 80 percent males.Pawluk said...and Game methodology to count the fish - including a sonar site at River Mile 8.6 and a netting program designed to...
Fish and Game releases 2013 FAQ

...release of the FAQ document. Two sonar sites are currently being used to count...According to the document, the new sonar site was "successful" and will be with harvest upriver of the sonar site subtracted - was 2,032 fish, well...
State hesitant to discuss 2013 Kenai River king sonar data

...processing data from the two king salmon sonar sites on the Kenai River since late October...because it is so new." The two sonar sites, one at river mile 8.6 and one...said data from the experimental sonar site would not be used for inseason management...
ADFG staff, others present Cook Inlet research to Board of Fisheries

...the Kenai river which the department uses to measure passage of king salmon up the river. Currently staff operate two sonar sites on the river, one that is used for in-season management and another classified as a research project which managers...
Questions remain about king counts after Fish and Game shifts to high-tech sonar

...on by the tides at the lower river sonar site by putting the sonar on a railroad...Currently, ADFG uses a king salmon sonar site located at river mile 8.6 of have dubbed the ADFG upriver sonar site at mile 13.7 as a "research project...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Searching for Sonar

...been why Fish and Game did not use data from both its sonar sites during the last season to help manage the fisheries...through the mounds of data generated by the experimental sonar site and generate a report by next year, Miller said. Bill...
State investing in sound, scientific fishery research

...salmon escapement in the Kenai River by operating a second sonar site upstream from the original sonar location. The up-river...limitations that are currently associated with the lower sonar site. Using the much improved data provided by DIDSON technology...


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