The Valdez small boat harbor is a modern and well equipped harbor run by the City of Valdez. It has a host of vessel maintenance facilities, a launch ramp and a waiting list. Boat owners have electrical service, grid and crane facilities, a fish pump, showers, sewer pump, boat storage and a host of off-site commercial services available to them.
The City of Valdez has a population of 4,300. There are 511 slips at the harbor, all of which are leased to boat owners.
Miss Roxanne, a purse seiner, is the type of boat that is usually outfitted to fish for salmon and herring stocks.
Alaska is the largest state in the United States by area. It is situated in the northwest extremity of the North American continent, with Canada to the east, the Arctic Ocean to the north, and the Pacific Ocean to the west and south, with Russia further west across the Bering Strait. Approximately half of Alaska's 710,231 residents (as per the 2010 United States Census) live within the Anchorage metropolitan area. Alaska is the least densely populated state of the U.S.Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska