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More information for The Copper River escapement estimates is available if you visit the Copper River Commercial Fish salmon fishery page.

Location: Copper River (Miles L)
Species: Sockeye
Method: Sonar

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

  • 2020
  • 2019
Daily Counts
Cumulative

Description: The Sonar on the Copper River is located at the outlet of Miles Lake, about 70 miles from the Chitina dipnet fishery. It takes approximately 2 weeks for salmon to travel this distance, but this is highly variable depending on the water level. The water levels listed here are an indication of the general trends in the Copper River but may not be indicative of what is occurring at Chitina. The current escapement goal for Sockeye is 360,000 to 750,000.
More information about the sonar is located Copper River sonar/weir site external link.

Sustainable Escapement Goal for Sockeye in 2019: 360,000 - 750,000 (Graphed above)

Contact: PWS Comm Fish Research Biologist,
(907) 424-3212

81 records returned for the years selected. Dashes indicate days with no count.
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Date
2020
Count
2020
Cumulative
2020
Cumulative
2019
Notes for
2020
Jul-28 - 121,150 1,039,354  
Jul-27 - 121,150 1,031,344  
Jul-26 - 121,150 1,027,297  
Jul-25 - 121,150 1,023,499  
Jul-24 - 121,150 1,016,161  
Jul-23 - 121,150 1,009,254  
Jul-22 - 121,150 1,000,932  
Jul-21 - 121,150 990,528  
Jul-20 - 121,150 979,368  
Jul-19 - 121,150 965,604  
Jul-18 - 121,150 947,765  
Jul-17 - 121,150 925,235  
Jul-16 - 121,150 901,783  
Jul-15 - 121,150 884,791  
Jul-14 - 121,150 862,165  
Jul-13 - 121,150 837,949  
Jul-12 - 121,150 814,802  
Jul-11 - 121,150 799,471  
Jul-10 - 121,150 789,919  
Jul-09 - 121,150 784,561  
Jul-08 - 121,150 777,487  
Jul-07 - 121,150 769,351  
Jul-06 - 121,150 760,192  
Jul-05 - 121,150 746,324  
Jul-04 - 121,150 736,220  
Jul-03 - 121,150 731,390  
Jul-02 - 121,150 727,760  
Jul-01 - 121,150 720,991  
Jun-30 - 121,150 709,656  
Jun-29 - 121,150 696,828  
Jun-28 - 121,150 683,622  
Jun-27 - 121,150 672,097  
Jun-26 - 121,150 657,365  
Jun-25 - 121,150 641,790  
Jun-24 - 121,150 630,358  
Jun-23 - 121,150 621,269  
Jun-22 - 121,150 607,940  
Jun-21 - 121,150 593,472  
Jun-20 - 121,150 580,032  
Jun-19 - 121,150 562,895  
Jun-18 - 121,150 546,251  
Jun-17 - 121,150 532,661  
Jun-16 - 121,150 521,541  
Jun-15 - 121,150 502,140  
Jun-14 - 121,150 484,893  
Jun-13 - 121,150 474,272  
Jun-12 - 121,150 456,722  
Jun-11 - 121,150 433,155  
Jun-10 - 121,150 418,530  
Jun-09 - 121,150 409,434  
Jun-08 - 121,150 394,086  
Jun-07 - 121,150 373,104  
Jun-06 - 121,150 358,188  
Jun-05 - 121,150 331,116  
Jun-04 15,696 121,150 291,684  
Jun-03 12,744 105,454 260,364  
Jun-02 13,228 92,710 240,234  
Jun-01 13,753 79,482 221,436  
May-31 11,144 65,729 202,464  
May-30 8,888 54,585 186,324  
May-29 6,640 45,697 163,421  
May-28 5,641 39,057 140,855  
May-27 6,425 33,416 125,868  
May-26 7,187 26,991 116,069  
May-25 6,116 19,804 104,783  
May-24 4,000 13,688 87,029  
May-23 2,631 9,688 72,348  
May-22 2,139 7,057 59,472  
May-21 2,532 4,918 41,226  
May-20 1,623 2,386 26,093  
May-19 763 763 17,891 NB 12 hours of counts, SB 13 hours of counts
May-18 - - 12,719  
May-17 - - 7,534  
May-16 - - 3,264  
May-15 - - 1,086  
May-14 - - 372  
May-13 - - 132  
May-12 - - 78  
May-11 - - 12  
May-10 - - 0  
May-08 - - 0