Learn about the three main ways we fish:
ONE RIVER, MANY ADVENTURES
knowledge, stewardship, and community
One Situk gives fishermen tools to improve their adventure while encouraging the respectful use of these world class waters. After all, there’s only one Situk.
way of life
together, locals and visitors share in both the bounty and the responsibility of conserving the fish and vitality of this river.
How to know when the fishing's good:
look to the
"If the trucks are coming back from the Situk with more than 10 fish totes on the bed, that's how I know that the fish are running. When the bed is empty, I don't bother."
--Local Man Stan
WILL THE NETS AFFECT MY CATCH?
No, nets are limited to 120 feet long and cover only a small part of the estuary. This allows many fish to continue upstream into the Situk River.
welcome to yaakwdáat
“Yaakwdáat is the traditional land of the Teikweidi Brown Bear Clan. We have depended on and have been stewards of this river for centuries. We welcome you to the Situk and know that you will continue to help conserve its resources and promote its tranquility. Have a good visit.”