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The Fish & Wildlife Committee authorzie the first 2 gillnet openings in Zone 6
of the Columbia River from 6am Mon Aug 26 to 6pm Wed Aug 28,2019 and from
6am Mon Sep 3 to 6pm Thurs Sep5,2019.
The coho returns to the Klickitat River are expected to be good and commercial sales are open. Therefore, the F&W committee EXPANDS the Klickitat River Fishery to a weekly schedule of 6am Mondays to 6pm Saturdays through Dec 29, 2018.
- Fall Chinook has been lower than expected and Upriver Bright Fall Chinook (URB)
- have been downgraded to 138,600 at the mouth of the Columbia River.