Tag Archives: Herring Sac Roe Fishery

Herring Season

Although the first two openings occurred in sight of the road, I did not make it out towards Starrigavan to watch. Today the third opening took place over a large area including Crescent Bay and Middle Channel. I did not … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Herring Fishery

Connor fishing for herring from Sage Rock, April 2011 It’s not quite the official beginning of winter, but planning for spring is already starting to occur. Today Pacific Herring were in the news, so I decided to post a photojournal … Continue reading

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The Channel

This entry is part 60 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

Grabbed this photo on the way to UAS this afternoon. Boats in town for the herring fishery continue to be tied up several deep along the transient floats of the local harbors.

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Herring and Rain

This entry is part 59 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

Today was the first opening of the 2011 Sitka Sound Herring Sac Roe Fishery. It was held in the afternoon near Middle Island. I don’t think it was close enough to see from the road, but it did not matter … Continue reading

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Views Along the Channel

This entry is part 56 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

During the school year I usually walk to UAS twice a week in the afternoon. It’s interesting to observe the changes, especially as the season turns to spring. The Channel boat harbors have boats in town for the Herring Sac … Continue reading

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