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Ekuk Fisheries, Nushagak Bay

Ekuk is a small village located on Ekuk Spit on the eastern shore of Nushagak Bay, a branch of Bristol Bay, about 16 miles (26 km) south-southwest of Dillingham and 1.3 (2.1 km) miles southwest of Clarks Point, Alaska.

Uganik Fisheries Cannery, Northeast Arm

The abandoned Uganik Fisheries cannery is on the north shore of Northeast Arm, about 1.3 miles (2 km) southeast of Starr Point, in Uganik Bay, Alaska.

Trident Seafoods, Akutan

Trident Seafoods operates a fish processing facility near Akutan Village on Akutan Island, about 750 miles (1210 km) southwest of Anchorage, Alaska.

Icy Strait Point, Port Frederick

Icy Strait Point is located on the eastern shore at the mouth of Port Frederick, on the northeast coast of Chichagof Island, about 1.7 miles (2.7 km) northwest of Hoonah, Alaska.

Funter Bay, Admiralty Island

Funter Bay is on the west coast of the Mansfield Peninsula on Admiralty Island, about 32 miles (52 km) southeast of Gustavus and 14 miles (23 km) southwest of Juneau, Alaska.

Ten Mile River Estuary, MacKerricher State Park

Ten Mile River is a stream located about 10 miles (16 km) north of the Noyo River at Fort Bragg and 5.7 miles (9.2 km) south of Westport, California.

Egegik, Bristol Bay

Egegik is a small village on the south bank of Egegik Bay on Bristol Bay, Alaska.

Waterfall Cannery, Prince of Wales Island

Waterfall is a renovated cannery on the west coast of Prince of Wales Island, approximately 145 miles (234 km) southeast of Sitka and 60 miles (97 km) west of Ketchikan, Alaska.

Butedale, Princess Royal Island

Butedale is an abandoned salmon cannery located along the Inside Passage to Alaska on the northeast side of Princess Royal Island, and the south shore of Fraser Reach of the Princess Royal Channel, about 103 miles (166 km) southeast of Prince Rupert and 59 miles (95 km) south of Kitimat, British Columbia.

Port William, Shuyak Island

Port William is an embayment about 0.2 miles (.32 km) across on the south coast of Shuyak Island, between Port Lawrence to the west and Daylight Harbor to the east, 88 miles (142 km) southwest of Homer and 50 miles (81 km) north of Kodiak, Alaska.

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Pilot Point, Ugashik Bay

Pilot Point, Ugashik Bay

Pilot Point is a community on the eastern shore of Ugashik Bay, on the north coast of the Alaska Peninsula, 83 miles (134 km) south-southwest of King Salmon and 7 miles (11 km) northwest of Ugashik, Alaska.

Todd Cannery, Peril Strait

Todd Cannery, Peril Strait

Todd is an abandoned cannery and a historical settlement on Lindenberg Harbor in Peril Strait, on the southern coast of Chichagof Island, 9 miles (15 km) west of Chatham Strait and 32 air miles (52 km) north-northeast of Sitka, Alaska

Portlock, Port Chatham

Portlock, Port Chatham

Portlock is the site of an abandoned cannery on the south coast of the Kenai Peninsula, on the south shore of Port Chatham, about 16 miles (26 km) south of Seldovia, and 9.8 miles (15.8 km) south-southeast of Port Graham, Alaska.

Canadian Fishing Company, Prince Rupert

Canadian Fishing Company, Prince Rupert

The Canadian Fishing Company operates two processing plants in Prince Rupert, one at Seal Cove and the other on George Hills Way near the center of Prince Rupert, British Columbia.

Claxton, Skeena River

Claxton, Skeena River

Claxton cannery was built by Royal Canadian Packing in 1891 in a small embayment on the eastern shore of Telegraph Passage at the mouth of the Skeena River, 22 miles (35 km) south-southeast of Prince Rupert and 66 miles (106 km) southwest of Terrace, British Columbia.

Carlisle Cannery, Skeena River

Carlisle Cannery, Skeena River

Carlisle is an abandoned cannery on the east bank at the mouth of the Skeena River, about 17 miles (27 km) southeast of Prince Rupert, British Columbia.

Deep Cove Saltery, Baranof Island

Deep Cove Saltery, Baranof Island

A herring saltery was located at Cliff Falls, the outlet for Cliff Lake at the head of Deep Cove, an embayment on the east coast of Baranof Island, about 41 miles (66 km) south-southeast of Sitka and 17.5 miles (28 km) north-northwest of Port Armstrong, Alaska.

Mush Bay, East Arm Uganik Bay

Mush Bay, East Arm Uganik Bay

Mush Bay is on the western shore of East Arm Uganik Bay, on the west coast of Kodiak Island, 22 miles (35 km) northeast of Larsen Bay and 40 miles (65 km) west-southwest of Kodiak, Alaska.

Humpback Bay, Porcher Island

Humpback Bay, Porcher Island

Humpback Bay is an embayment on the north coast of Porcher Island off Malacca Passage, about 15 miles (24 km) south of Prince Rupert, British Columbia.

Chip Cove Cannery, Moser Bay

Chip Cove Cannery, Moser Bay

Chip Cove is an embayment about 0.2 miles (0.3 km) across, on the west shore of Moser Bay, on the southwestern coast of Kodiak Island, 40 miles (65 km) southeast of Karluk and 83 miles (131 km) southwest of Kodiak, Alaska.

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