Fish Passage Site 10302915

Coordinates (dec. deg.): 59.26975°, -135.64398°
Legal Description: C030S058E16
Region: Southeast
Road Name: Haines Highway

Datum: NAD83
Quad Name / ITM: Skagway B-2
AWC Stream #:
Stream Name: 8.5 Mile Creek


Site Comments: Creek joins Chilkat River about 100 feet downstream and becomes very steep about 100 feet upstream from culverts.

Multiple surveys have been conducted at this site — click on the drop down
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Survey UPDATE-2915

Project Supervisor: Gillian O'Doherty, ADFG
Observers: Dylan Krull

Overall Fish Passage Rating: Black


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Comments: Update information and photos submitted by ADFG HB Dylan Krull. Site was replaced as part of the Haines Highway reconstruction project Phase I under Fish Habitat Permit FH17-I-0124. Fish Coho salmon, cutthroat trout, and sculpin caught downstream from culverts.

Culvert Measurements

ID: 1 Structure Type: Circular pipe (Corrugated plastic) Fish Passage Rating: Black
Inlet Type: Headwall
Outlet Type: Headwall
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Comments: Culvert measurements taken from trip report for reference and have not been verified. Culvert length 69 ft. Culvert diameter 4ft. Replaced culvert is a smoothed wall plastic pipe.

Stream Measurements

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No stream width data available.


No elevation data available.

Fish Sampling Efforts

No fish sampling occurred during this survey.

Fish Observations

No fish observations occurred during this survey.

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