Egegik District

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report: July 16, 2018

Jul 16, 2018
Mitch Borden / KDLG

Eastside districts saw big numbers this weekend as Naknek-Kvichak surged forward with enormous catch and escapement figures on Saturday, encompassing 17 percent of the run in just a single day.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 16, 2016

Jul 16, 2016
Courtesy of Sammy Steen

July 15: Going down in the books as Bristol Bay's biggest day of 2016 --- so far? Today we try to get a grasp on what's coming in the run and in the processing world.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 1, 2016

Jul 1, 2016

Tonight a Ugashik set-netter tells us he'll fish despite some stormy weather this weekend, Area Manager Paul Salomone updates on Egegik and Ugashik numbers, and we check-in on a Kuskokwim dilemma.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report June 24 2016

Jun 24, 2016
Robyn Chaney

Tonight Fish and Game's Paul Salomone tells us about things picking up in the Egegik District, we hear about an internship program getting local youth into fish science and research, and drifter Lange Solberg updates on the waiting game in Naknek-Kvichak.

Ugashik could see another big year

Nov 6, 2015
Hannah Colton/KDLG

Fish and Game says Egegik and Ugashik districts could see a combined return of 12 million sockeye - less than last year, but still plenty to harvest.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 15, 2015

Jul 15, 2015
Matt Martin/KDLG

Silver season is coming, and area managers tell us what they know about the run. Fishermen and processors say it's been a good week in most of Bristol Bay.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 14, 2015

Jul 14, 2015
Dewey Hemilright

No more waiting to transfer in the Naknek-Kvichak and Egegik districts, and some analysis of the run.

Wait waived for Naknek-Kvichak, Egegik districts

Jul 14, 2015
Molly Dischner/KDLG

Just three days before it would end by regulation, the waiting period to fish in the Naknek-Kvichak and Egegik districts has been waived, and strong catches continue in much of Bristol Bay.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 13, 2015

Jul 13, 2015

What's the story of the Port Moller Test Fishery this year? Perplexing to the very end says analyst Scott Raborn. 

Bristol Bay run nears 20 million sockeye

Jul 9, 2015
Hannah Colton/KDLG

Bristol Bay fishermen had their biggest haul of the season July 8, with about 1.7 million sockeye harvested, including 1 million from the Naknek-Kvichak district.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 7, 2015

Jul 7, 2015
Molly Dischner/KDLG

The processors trying to get the MSC sustainability label for their fish are trying a new strategy - but it probably won't come into play until 2016.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report July 1, 2015

Jul 1, 2015
Hannah Colton/KDLG

Tonight we look for a little analysis of the run so far, and hear that we might not see the projected 54 million fish after all. Or they might show up in a big wall. 

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report June 30, 2015

Jun 30, 2015
Hannah Colton/KDLG

Tonight we check back in at Port Moller, while we wait for catches to pick up.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report June 27, 2015

Jun 27, 2015
Molly Dischner/KDLG

Today we get updates from area managers and hear about the age of fish at the Port Moller Test Fishery.

Bristol Bay Fisheries Report June 11, 2015

Jun 11, 2015
Courtesy Adrienne Christensen

Tonight we check-in on what's happening over on the east side, and get an update on the Bristol Bay halibut fishery.