Columbia River Compact Library

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}


Fall Fact Sheets 12 & Compact Action

October 23rd, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014 to consider ongoing non-Indian commercial fisheries in the late fall management period, as well as Treaty Tribal platform salmon, and sturgeon setline {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets #11 & Compact Action

October 8th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 8 to consider Treaty Indian and non-Indian commercial fisheries in the late fall management period. The 2014 fall Chinook run still appears to be a {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets No. 9 & Compact Action

September 24th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 24, 2014 to consider ongoing non-Indian commercial and Treaty Tribal fisheries in the late fall management period. The fall Chinook run in 2014 is {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets No. 8 & Compact Action

September 18th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 18, 2014 to consider ongoing non-Indian commercial fisheries and Treaty Tribal fisheries during the late fall management season. TheĀ US v. Oregon {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 7 & Compact Action

September 10th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 to consider non-Indian commercial fisheries for fall Chinook and coho in the late fall management season. The early fall fishery {read more}