Fishery announcements and other notices of interest to Columbia River Indian fishers.
March 19, 2019
Bonneville commercial gillnet fishery extended thru 6PM Saturday, March 23. Zone 6 plat/H&L fishery: sales allowed on fish caught before 3/23 @ 6pm; subsistence remains open.
February 28, 2019
Commercial Gillnet Fishery: Bonneville Pool only, 6:00 AM Friday March 1 through 6:00 PM Tuesday March 12
February 19, 2019
John Day Pool commercial gillnet fishery extended through 6:00 PM Wednesday February 27.
February 12, 2019
Current commercial John Day & The Dalles pools gillnet fishery extended through TUE, February 19 @ 6PM
January 29, 2019
Commercial fishery 6AM 2/1 through 6PM 2/13 JDAY/DALLES ONLY; Plat/H&L fishery: 6AM 2/1 through 6PM 3/21
January 25, 2019
The latest CRITFC water supply forecast: Columbia River at The Dalles is 95% of normal for the April-July runoff period. NOAA’s forecast is 87%.
December 20, 2018
Commercial Sturgeon Setline Fishery. Area: Zone 6, Bonneville, The Dalles, and John Day Reservoirs Dates/Times: Noon Tuesday January 1, 2019 through noon Thursday January 31
October 30, 2018
Four treaty fishing access sites will be closed for extensive clean-up and repairs (on a rotating basis—only one will be closed at a time). The 2018-2019 clean-up will begin in November and will run through March.