Columbia River Compact Library

Winter Factsheet 10 & Compact Action

March 31st, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. on Monday March 31, 2014 to consider mainstem commercial fishing time for spring Chinook. The number of fish available to the non-Indian fishery prior to the run-size {read more}


Winter Factsheet #8 & Compact Action

March 24th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, March 24, 2014 to consider  a possible mainstem commercial fishery for spring Chinook. Test fishing on Sunday, March 23, 2014 showed improved abundance of {read more}


2013 Annual Report on Kitzhaber Plan

February 13th, 2014

At the conclusion of 2013, Salmon For All completed its first annual report on the new Harvest Policy implementation, reporting on the results of the beginning of the new regimen regarding Columbia River non-Indian fisheries under the {read more}


Winter Fact Sheet #3 & Compact Action

February 5th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 5, 2014 to consider mainstem and commercial and recreational tributary fisheries for Pacific eulachon smelt. In May 2010, the Southern Distinct {read more}


Winter Fact Sheets 2 & Compact Action

January 29th, 2014

The Columbia River Compact convened for a face-to-face meeting in Vancouver, Washington at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2014 to consider the approaching spring Chinook, winter steelhead, and Zone 6 sturgeon fisheries for Treaty {read more}


1st 2014 Joint Staff Reports Released

January 22nd, 2014

The Joint Management Staff of the Oregon and Washington Departments of Fish & Wildlife released the first two Joint Staff Reports for Columbia River fisheries on Tuesday, January 21 and Wednesday, January 22, 2014. The first of the {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 14 & Compact Action

October 22nd, 2013

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 22, 2012 to consider ongoing non-Indian commercial fisheries for fall Chinook and coho. Passage of fall Chinook over Bonneville Dam as of October 21 {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 13 & Compact Action

October 15th, 2013

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013 to consider ongoing non-Indian commercial fisheries in the lower Columbia River. Fishing for fall Chinook has continued in Zones 4 & 5 {read more}


Fall Fact Sheets #11 & Compact Action

September 26th, 2013

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013 to consider treaty Indian and non-Indian fisheries in the late fall management period. Fall Fact Sheet 11a is devoted to non-Indian {read more}


Fall Fact Sheet No. 10 & Compact Action

September 24th, 2013

The Columbia River Compact convened by teleconference at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 to consider ongoing recreational and commercial fisheries in the late fall management period. The fall Chinook run continues tracking {read more}