Alaska Salmon Catch Now at 116.5 Million, With Sockeye’s Leading at 71.8 Million
What's missing in today's headline is 'pink salmon', which historically would start to lead in salmon landings statewide, building to a peak in mid-August. Except for a strong showing in Prince William Sound, however, pink salmon landings in other areas of the state are 23-88% below 2020. In Prince William Sound, they are almost double what they were in 2020.
For the first time since mid-June, all salmon catches across the state dropped below the the three indicators ADF&G uses to gauge historic ...
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