Fishing Hole featured in video by chamber of commerce director

Let there be no question: There are salmon in the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon, known by locals simply as the Fishing Hole. 

After several years of dismal salmon returns, king and silver salmon have been putting smiles on anglers’ faces and the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center has the video to prove it. 

Created by Jim Lavrakas, the chamber’s executive director, the short video can be seen at bit.ly/1ruaCoP.

 

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