O ne day in late November, Parks and Recreation hikers on the West Glacier trail spotted a fairly small white beast crouched in the brush. It didn't move at first when a human approached, dashing off only at the last minute.
Juneau has not one photographer, but two, with a photograph hanging in the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
Juneau photographer Richard Hebhardt estimates he's been taking pictures for close to 40 years.
If everything goes as forecast, Upper Cook Cook Inlet fishermen should see a total run of 5.8 million sockeye during the 2015 fishing season.
Of those, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game estimates that about 2.