Columbia River Compact Library

Spring Fact Sheets 6 & Compact Action

May 26th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 to consider ongoing Treaty Tribal and non-Indian fisheries for spring Chinook. As of Monday, May 25, 203,368 upriver spring Chinook had passed {read more}


Spring Fact Sheet #4 & Compact Action

May 11th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened on short notice at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, May 11, 2015 to consider the ongoing non-Indian commercial fishery for spring Chinook, as well as the recreational sturgeon fishery in The Dalles Pool. TheĀ US {read more}


Spring Fact Sheet #3 & Compact Action

May 5th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 to consider stock status and ongoing Treaty Tribal and non-Indian commercial and recreational fisheries for spring Chinook. Fish passage at {read more}


Spring Fact Sheet #2 & Compact Action

April 30th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 30, 2015 to consider stock status, as well as recreational and commercial fisheries for spring Chinook. As of Wednesday, April 29 125,466 spring {read more}


Spring Fact Sheet #1 & Compact Action

April 20th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, April 20, 2015 to review stock status and consider Select Area fisheries for spring Chinook. The Select Areas have already used their entire allocation of {read more}


Winter Fact Sheet #5 & Compact Action

March 30th, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 2:00 p.m. Monday. March 30, 2015 to consider non-Indian commercial fishing time for spring Chinook in the Columbia River main stem. All non-Indian fisheries for spring Chinook are {read more}


1st N. of Falcon Col. River Discussion

March 17th, 2015

The annual North of Falcon process for the 2015 season began for Columbia River fisheries with a Columbia River discussion held in Vancouver, Washington at the Vancouver Hilton on Monday, March 16, 2015. North of Falcon is grass-roots {read more}


Winter Fact Sheets 2 & Compact Action

February 2nd, 2015

The Columbia River Compact convened for a face-to-face meeting in Vancouver, Washington on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 to consider treaty Indian and non-Indian fisheries in the winter-spring management period. Winter Fact Sheet 2a covers {read more}


2015 Spring Joint Staff Report

January 28th, 2015

With the beginning of each year comes the annual Joint Staff Report on Stock Status and Fisheries for Spring Chinook, Summer Chinook, Sockeye, Steelhead, and Other Species. The Spring JSR includes preseason run-size forecasts, stock {read more}


2015 Sturgeon-Smelt Joint Staff Report

December 18th, 2014

The Joint Management Staff of the Washington and Oregon Departments of Fish & Wildlife released the 2015 Sturgeon and Smelt Joint Staff Report on Thursday, December 18, 2014. There were no recreational or commercial sturgeon {read more}