Pink Salmon Harvest Slows Down, Southeast Way off Pace of 2017
In the latest weekly salmon report from ASMI, pinks are down overall about 6% lower than 2017, the last off year. However, pink production is down much further in both PWS and the Southeast. Cook Inlet volume is about 27 percent less than 2017, PWS is down 40 percent, and Southeast is down 87 percent.
It is still early in the season for pink salmon, but the last two weeks have been particularly slow.
Meanwhile, over 80 million salmon have been harvested commercially in Alaska...
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