Will there be a Chinook season for the Upper Salmon River?


It's too early to tell.  Counts of Chinook salmon passing Bonneville Dam have been below pre-season projections.  We will continue to collect data on the returning fish and if counts show a surplus of fish to our hatchery broodstock needs in the Upper Salmon, we will authorize a season.  At this point in time, odds are not good.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 8:58 AM MDT