With the herring spawn starting in Sitka Sound, the Fish & Game is quickly developing plans for a third commercial seine opening — possibly today.
Fish and Game would be rebuilding the Crystal Lake hatchery facility destroyed in a fire earlier this month.
The multi-million dollar Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery could open as early as the end of this week.
Early this week, more than a 150 sixth grade students from Floyd Dryden Middle School ventured into the woods on Montana Creek road to test their outdoor skills.
Alaska Department of Fish and Game sampling for sport-caught ling cod, rockfish, and king and coho salmon has been scheduled for various ports in Southeast Alaska.