Sturgeon fishery set in Columbia River estuary downstream from Wauna powerlines

TweetAction: Allows a limited recreational retention fishery for white sturgeon in the Columbia River estuary. White sturgeon from 44-inches minimum to 50-inches maximum fork length may be retained. Effective Dates: Monday, Wednesday, and Saturdays: May 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28, … Continue reading →

Sport sturgeon retention season set in Bonneville and Dalles Pools

TweetAllow retention of white sturgeon for one day within the following slot limits: Bonneville Pool: between 38-inches and 54-inches fork length. The Dalles Pool: between 43-inches and 54-inches fork length. Effective dates: Friday June 15, 2018 Species affected: White sturgeon Locations: Fishing will … Continue reading →

Anglers must release all salmon except hatchery coho on Snohomish, Skykomish, Snoqualmie and Wallace Rivers

TweetAction: Release all salmon except for hatchery coho (marked with a clipped adipose fin) on the Snohomish, Skykomish, Snoqualmie and Wallace Rivers.  Effective dates: Sunday, Oct. 29, through Dec. 31, 2017. Species affected: All salmon. Locations: Snohomish River, mouth confluence with … Continue reading →