Fish Passage Site 30103690

Coordinates (dec. deg.): 52.22615°, -174.21313°
Legal Description: S092S176W09
Region: Southwest
Road Name: Airport Road

Datum: NAD83
Quad Name / ITM: Atka C-1
AWC Stream #: 305-52-11600
Stream Name: Dancing Creek


Site Comments: None

Survey Date: May 05, 2016


Project Supervisor: Gillian O'Doherty, ADFG
Observers: Jeanette Alas

Overall Fish Passage Rating: Black

Tidal: No
Backwatered: No

Step Pools: No
Construction Year:

Comments: Site submitted by HB Jeanette Alas from her May trip to Atka Island.

Culvert Measurements

ID: 1 Structure Type: Pipe-arch (Corrugated steel) Fish Passage Rating: Black
Inlet Type: Projecting
Outlet Type: Projecting
Corrugation Depth(in.):
Corrugation Width(in.):
Condition Rating(1-5): 3
Approach Angle:
Sedimentation At Inlet:
Inlet Substrate:
Outlet Substrate:
Apron Length(ft):
Water Depth(ft):
Rustline Height(ft):
Substrate Depth(ft):
Backwatered?: No
Baffles Present: Yes
Outfall Height:
Outfall Type: At Stream Grade
Constriction Ratio:
Culvert Gradient:
Max Slope:
Max Slope Length:

Comments: Culvert does have gravel within the barrel, but is not likely embeded. There is some erosion of the road prism at the inlet.

Stream Measurements

Stream SubstratesUpstreamDownstream
Stream Slope(deg.):
Stream Flow Stage:Medium

No stream width data available.


No elevation data available.

Fish Sampling Efforts

Gear Type: Minnow Trap (A)
Gear Type: Minnow Trap (B)

Fish Observations

Species: juvenile coho salmon Life History: Anadromous
Total Fish Observed: 17 Fish Measured: 17 Fork Lengths (mm) Min: 55 Max: 127 Mean: 90
Collected/Observed by Gear Type: Downstream Minnow Trap (14)  Upstream Minnow Trap (3)  
Species: juvenile Dolly Varden Life History: Unknown
Total Fish Observed: 9 Fish Measured: 9 Fork Lengths (mm) Min: 49 Max: 127 Mean: 83
Collected/Observed by Gear Type: Downstream Minnow Trap (7)  Upstream Minnow Trap (2)  

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