2019 Yukon River Summer Salmon Fishery News Release #36 District 2 Commercial Fishing Schedule

Districts Affected: Lower Yukon Area

This is a notice to commercial fishermen; tonight’s (July 15) 12-hour period from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. in District 2 is effectively cancelled. There is no buyer. Due to utility failures resulting in insufficient ice and refrigeration, Kwik’Pak will not be able to purchase fish today in District 2.

Last edited 01/25/2022
Contact Information

Holly Carroll, Area Management Biologist

Deena Jallen, Assistant Area Management Biologist

Lower Yukon Area Office, Emmonak, Alaska

Phone: (907) 949-1320

Toll free fishing schedule hotline: (866) 479-7387

Fishing schedule hotline in Fairbanks: 459-7387

Fishermen should standby regarding the Tuesday, July 16 commercial opener in District 2.  Fishermen should confirm there is a buyer by calling Kwik’Pak at 949-1120.

Please also call the toll-free hotline (866) 479-7387 to verify the fishing schedule.

This is an announcement by the ADF&G in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. To reach the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Fairbanks call 455-1849.

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