Download the PDF here! Fish News – March 20, 2015
EATS Clinics will be closed to celebrate Sewards Day on March 30, 2015.
Bristol Bay Summer Salmon Run Projection In Millions
Total Run – 53.98
Escapement – 13.46
Commercial Common Property Harvest – 40.52
Bristol Bay Harvest – 38.51
South Peninsula Harvest – 2.01
Total Run – 419
Escapement – 150
Harvest – 369
Total Run – 16.5
Escapement – 3.3
Harvest – 13.2
Note: Fish and Game has little faith in the accuracy of the pink salmon forecast do primarily to the extreme lack of fish in 2013
Early Run (thousands)
Total Run – 1,320
Escapement – 150
Harvest – 970
Late Run (thousands)
Total – 1,217
Escapement – 350
Harvest – 967
Total Chignik System (thousands)
Total – 2,536
Harvest – 1,936
Chignik Area – 1,558
SEDM Area – 113
Cape Igvak Section – 235
As of Saturday 03/21/2015 for the Alaska Peninsula 11.5 million pounds of the allotted 21,757,443 pounds has been harvested which leaves 10.5 million pounds left. Landings for the past five days have totaled 1.2 million pounds each day.
Chignik will close at midnight tonight.
~ VACANCY NOTICE ~
Location: Sand Point School
Qualifications: 18 years of age or older
High School graduate or equivalent
Good employment references
Willingness to take direction and also work independently
Prior custodial experience
Good driving record
Report to: Sand Point School Principal
Performs general cleaning services, as directed
Other duties as assigned
Terms of Employment:
1. Range IV: $15.41 to $18.07 per hour – DOE.
2. Schedule: 5 PM to 10 PM – Sunday through Thursday, up to 29.5 hours per week. Schedule subject to change.
3. Benefits include retirement plan, personal and sick leave.
Application Closing Date: UNTIL FILLED
Submit application to: Ralph Lindquist, SDP Principal
Download the Job Description Here: position open custodian SDP 03.19.2015
Hopefully every Friday we will be blest by Saylor’s presence!
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Agate Pull Tabs is Holding a Raffle for Easter!
A Giant Easter Bunny & Basket are being raffled off. Come to Agate Pull Tabs and spend $50.00 in Pull Tabs for a ticket, or purchase a ticket for $10.00.
Drawing will be Held April 4, 2015 at 1 PM!
Sand Point School is hiring an Assistant Cook. If interested please hand in resume’s to Principal Ralph Lindquist at the Sand Point School. Work is 5 days a week and pay is between $15 and $18 depending on experience.
Download the Job Description Here:position open assistant cook SDP
As of March 14th for the South Alaska Peninsula pot cod stands at 99 landings with 4,535,227 harvested from the quota of 21,747,443.
For the Chignik area of 10,646,012 pounds available there were 58 landings for the week of March 1-7 at 3,017,881 and for the week of March 8-14 there were 54 landings with 2,512,372 harvested.
Download the Aleutians East Borough‘s Fish News from March 11th, 2015 (PDF) here:
Previous issues are available here:
Upcoming Board of Fish Meeting: Something for Every State-Waters Fisherman
By Ernie Weiss, AEB Natural Resources Director
Next week, the Alaska Board of Fisheries will convene for the last meeting of the 2014/2015 cycle, the only board meeting this cycle to be held in Anchorage. Each end-of-cycle meeting typically covers issues that aren’t discussed at other topic specific meetings and proposals considered out of cycle. The title of this meeting is “Statewide Dungeness Crab, Shrimp, Misc. Shellfish (except Southeast and Yakutat) and Supplemental Issues”, and the agenda has something for every state- water fisherman. (more…)