Columbia River sturgeon fishery closes for retention in The Dalles Pool

Columbia River

by WA Department of Fish & Wildlife Staff

Action: Closes for retention of white sturgeon. Catch and release permitted.

Location: Waters of the Columbia River and tributaries from The Dalles Dam upstream to John Day Dam

Species Affected: White Sturgeon

Effective Dates: Nov.12 through Dec. 31, 2013

Reason for Action: The recreational harvest guideline (300 fish) for The Dalles Pool is expected to be reached by the closure date.

Information Contact: (360) 696-6211. For latest information press *1010.

More Reports

60,000 large rainbow trout stocked on westside, more to come for WDFW's "Fall into Fishing"

OLYMPIA - With tens of thousands of large rainbow trout recently stocked and more on the way, Puget Sound and...... Read More

WDFW tentatively schedules razor clam digs through December, New Year's Eve

OLYMPIA - The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has tentatively scheduled three razor clam digs for December, including...... Read More