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Jakolof Creek, Alaska, United States

Drought and high temperatures have dried the creek and caused thousands of pink salmon and Dolly Varden to die before they could spawn. The event raises questions about vulnerability of area salmon streams to climate change, and for local residents food security.

View east - mouth of creek (Photo by Stephen Payton)
View southeast - creek bed (Photo by Stephen Payton)
Seldovia Harvest Summary, 2014
Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Monthly Weather Calendar View, Homer Alaska, August 2015,
Weather Underground
Temperature Model Projection - Seldovia, Alaska
Precipitation Model Projection - Seldovia, Alaska

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Coho salmon

Dolly Varden trout

Pink salmon

Sockeye salmon