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Location: Russian River
Species: Sockeye - Early Run
Method: Weir

The selected years are color-coded in the graphs below:

  • 2019
  • 2018
Daily Counts
Cumulative

Description: The weir is located at the outlet of Lower Russian Lake, about 78 miles from the mouth of the Kenai River. It takes approximately 7 to 10 days for sockeye salmon to travel from the lower Kenai River to the weir depending on water levels. Travel times are estimates and can vary significantly from this depending on conditions.

Biological Escapement Goal for Sockeye - Early Run: 22,000 - 42,000 (Graphed above)
Sustainable Escapement Goal for Sockeye - Late Run: 30,000 - 110,000

Contact: Northern Kenai Sport Fish Assistant Area Manager,
(907) 262-9368

Weekly Sportfish Fishing Report for this area

39 records returned for the years selected. Dashes indicate days with no count.
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Date
2019
Count
2019
Cumulative
2019
Cumulative
2018
Notes for
2019
Jul-14 773 125,942 44,110 Water level 11.75"; Last day of early run counts
Jul-13 1,012 125,169 43,641 Water level 11.75"
Jul-12 1,987 124,157 43,434 Water level 12.25"
Jul-11 2,022 122,170 43,240 Water level 12.75"
Jul-10 2,946 120,148 42,931 Water level 13.25"
Jul-09 2,442 117,202 42,645 Water level 14.5"
Jul-08 3,094 114,760 42,354 Water level 14.13"
Jul-07 3,663 111,666 42,003 Water level 14.63"
Jul-06 1,280 108,003 41,085 Water level 14.75"
Jul-05 1,221 106,723 39,494 Water level 14.88"
Jul-04 1,445 105,502 38,059 Water level 14.88"
Jul-03 3,415 104,057 36,215 Water level 15"
Jul-02 3,763 100,642 34,391 Water level 15.25"
Jul-01 3,038 96,879 32,793 Water level 15.75"
Jun-30 1,775 93,841 30,277 Water level 16"
Jun-29 1,568 92,066 26,892 Water level 15.75"
Jun-28 2,625 90,498 23,812 Water level 15.5"
Jun-27 2,893 87,873 21,007 Water level 15.13"
Jun-26 2,943 84,980 18,496 Water level 14.88"
Jun-25 2,433 82,037 16,427 Water level 14.88"
Jun-24 2,566 79,604 14,886 Water level 14.38"
Jun-23 3,555 77,038 12,946 Water level 14.25"
Jun-22 4,218 73,483 10,529 Water level 14.13"
Jun-21 4,898 69,265 10,024 Water level 14.25"
Jun-20 4,968 64,367 9,344 Water level 14.25"
Jun-19 4,025 59,399 8,482 Water level 14.38"
Jun-18 4,733 55,374 8,450 Water level 14.75"
Jun-17 4,863 50,641 7,759 Water level 15.25"
Jun-16 5,338 45,778 6,212 Water level 15.5"
Jun-15 5,859 40,440 4,426 Water level 15.75"
Jun-14 7,345 34,581 2,550 Water level 15.75"
Jun-13 5,262 27,236 1,634 Water level 15.88"
Jun-12 8,209 21,974 757 Water level 15.88"
Jun-11 5,294 13,765 178 Water level 15.88"
Jun-10 3,727 8,471 27 Water level 16"
Jun-09 2,016 4,744 0 Water level 16.25"
Jun-08 2,104 2,728 0 Water level 16.5"
Jun-07 624 624 0 Water level 16.5"
Jun-06 0 0 0 Weir fish tight at 2:05pm; Water level 15.5"