The fishing vessel Jade Ann will distribute herring eggs most afternoons during the spawn. The boat will be at the main float of Eliason Harbor at 2 PM this afternoon (Tue 4-3-12).
Herring spawn map, Apr 2, 2012
Esther Kennedy is an Environmental Specialist with STA's Environmental Research Lab (STAERL). Just back from a phytoplankton class in Maine, she discusses the July/August massive plankton bloom in Sitka Sound -- both the harmless and the toxic. [audio mp3="http://kcaw-org.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/160825_KENNEDY.mp3"][/audio] more