Columbia River Compact Library

Spring Fact Sheet #1 & Compact Action

April 19th, 2016

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 to consider spring Chinook fisheries in the Select Area Fishery Enhancement program terminal fisheries. The crux of the discussion was that too {read more}


Winter Factsheet #7 & Compact Action

April 4th, 2016

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, April 4, 2016 to consider non-Indian commercial fishing time on the Columbia River main stem and in the Youngs Bay Select Area near Astoria, Oregon. A total of {read more}


Winter FactSheet #6 & Compact Action

March 28th, 2016

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 28, 2016 to consider Non-Indian commercial fisheries for spring Chinook in the Columbia River main stem. Test fishing began in Zones 2 & 3 {read more}


Winter Fact Sheets 1 & Compact Action

January 27th, 2016

The Columbia River Compact convened for a face-to-face meeting in Vancouver, Washington on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 to consider the Zone 6 recreational sturgeon fishery, non-Indian commercial and recreational research-level smelt {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets 16a,b & Compact Action

October 15th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 to consider ongoing Treaty Tribal and non-Indian commercial fisheries in the late fall management period. The US v. Oregon Technical {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 15 & Compact Action

October 7th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 7 to consider non-Indian commercial fisheries in the late fall management period. Passage of upriver summer steelhead and upriver coho are both {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 13 & Compact Action

September 28th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, September 28, 2015 to consider the lower Columbia non-Indian commercial fishery. The US v. Oregon Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) had not issued a run-size {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets 12a,b & Compact Action

September 23rd, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 to consider ongoing Treaty Indian and non-Indian commercial fisheries in the late fall management period. The US v. Oregon Technical {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 11 & Compact Action

September 21st, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened for a rare evening teleconference at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 17, 2015 to consider non-Indian mainstem commercial fisheries during the late fall management period. The passage of fall Chinook over {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 9 & Compact Action

September 14th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 14, 2015 to consider Non-Indian mainstem commercial fisheries. The US v. Oregon Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) met earlier in the day to review {read more}