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Chinook Salmon Research Initiative
Approximate Annual Costs Identified in the Research Plan

Dollar amounts listed in thousands of dollars.

Statewide Chinook Salmon Research Initiative
Calendar Year Budget
Research Plan Elements 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
 
Adult Spawning Abundance
Unuk River $100,000 $100,000 $200,000
Stikine River $120,000 $120,000 $240,000
Taku River $120,000 $120,000 $240,000
Chilkat River $120,000 $120,000 $240,000
Copper River $150,000 $150,000 $45,000 $345,000
Westward $42,000 $42,000
Nushagak River $670,000 $650,000 $650,000 $1,970,000
Kuskokwim River $400,000 $600,000 $800,000 $600,000 $2,400,000
Subtotal $1,722,000 $1,860,000 $1,495,000 $600,000 $5,677,000
 
Juvenile Abundance
Unuk River $100,000 $100,000 $200,000
Stikine River $80,000 $80,000 $160,000
Taku River $80,000 $80,000 $160,000
Chilkat River $145,000 $145,000 $290,000
Copper River $95,000 $355,000 $350,000 $800,000
Susitna River $50,000 $25,000 $75,000
Karluk River $80,000 $80,000
Nushagak River $40,000 $40,000
Yukon River $85,000 $450,000 $200,000 $735,000
Subtotal $705,000 $1,260,000 $575,000 $2,540,000
 
Adult Harvest, Genetics, and Coded Wire Tags
Southeast Alaska Marine Sampling $75,000 $75,000
Copper River Area Marine Sampling $10,000 $150,000 $150,000 $310,000
Cook Inlet Area Marine Sampling $100,000 $250,000 $250,000 $600,000
Westward Area Marine Sampling $250,000 $250,000 $250,000 $750,000
Subtotal $360,000 $725,000 $650,000 $1,735,000
 
Stock-Specific Local, Traditional Knowledge and Subsistence Harvest Assessments
Stikine River $100,000 $5,000 $105,000
Chilkat River $50,000 $50,000
Copper River $100,000 $100,000
Kenai River $75,000 $75,000
Chignik River $50,000 $20,000 $25,000 $25,000 $120,000
Nushagak River $150,000 $45,000 $25,000 $25,000 $245,000
Kuskokwim River $325,000 $208,000 $120,000 $30,000 $683,000
Yukon River $385,000 $120,000 $20,000 $525,000
Subtotal $1,235,000 $398,000 $190,000 $80,000 $1,903,000
 
University of Alaska Projects Funded Via RSA
Subtotal $695,000 $625,000 $190,000 $1,510,000
 
Genetic Baseline and Marker Development
Subtotal $500,000 $500,000
 
Programmatic Support
Subtotal $150,000 $375,000 $380,000 $230,000 $1,135,000
 
Statewide
Grand total $4,867,000 $5,743,000 $3,480,000 $910,000 $15,000,000