Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Salmon Research: Fisheries Research & Program Planning

Scope

Develop a strategic plan that provides guidance to partners and governing agencies regarding information needed to manage, protect and improve Upper Cook Inlet salmon stocks for optimum benefits while maintaining biological productivity and diversity.  The plan will be used to identify projects for funding with Borough grant funds and other state and federal funds that may become available in the future.

Project Completed May 2015

Project Benefits

Project Status

Completed in May 2015.  Deliverable included the published Matanuska-Susitna Salmon Research, Monitoring & Evaluation Plan that identified and prioritized goals and objectives.  The FWC used these priorities to select and fund research projects identified below.