The record “red” Putin on Kamchatka completed
North-Eastern territorial administration of Federal Agency for fishery announced the closure of production of salmon in Kamchatka Krai on all types of fishing. During the fishing season produced 497 tons.
“Such a record-breaking catch will be remembered by all for years to come, – said Fishnews in the press service of SVTU. – The fish has gone, even in those tributaries in which it was not for many years.” For the first time in a long period, the salmon passed in sufficient quantity to spawning grounds in the river Great experiencing strong anthropogenic pressure.
On the West coast of Peninsula’s total catch of salmon amounted to almost 356 thousand tons, on the East more 141,5 thousand tons. For the East coast this year is not fishing, but escapements, the scientists estimate that close to optimal.
Despite the closure of the fishery, the staff of the North-East of territorial administration continue to conduct raids to curb poaching.
According to the materials: fishnews.ru