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Video: How to Dipnet for Salmon at Chitina: Part 1 What You Need

In this eight-minute video, Tim Viavant, a fisheries biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, discusses all of the materials and supplies that you’ll need to go dipnetting for salmon at Chitina. The video concludes with a detailed description of the camping options in the area surrounding the fishery, with footage of what each site looks like. Video produced by Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Sport Fish Division Region III, Erik Anderson. Copyright 2013 ADF&G. To watch the rest of the videos in this 4-part series, see:

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