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Ocean Salmon Seasons Are Set for Oregon Coasts

Ocean Salmon Seasons Are Set for Oregon, Washington Coasts Pacific Ocean salmon seasons were set for 2017 Tuesday by the Pacific Fishery Management Council.AP wirephoto/Jamie Lusch, Mail-Tribune All-salmon fishing seasons will begin June 24 in the Pacific Ocean from Leadbetter Point at the north end of Long Beach Peninsula, Wash., south to Humbug Mountain, near

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Oregon Salmon Are In Genetic Trouble

Pacific Northwest Salmon Are In Genetic Trouble By Robert F. ServiceJan. 10, 2018 , 2:25 PM Chinook salmon, an iconic species in the Pacific Northwest, have lost up to two-thirds of their genetic diversity over the past 7000 years, researchers report. The finding underscores a long-held concern that future salmon populations are imperiled by a

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2018 Oregon Salmon Fishing Report

2018 Salmon Season The Oregon commercial salmon season opened April 1 from Cape Falcon to Humbug Mt and will stay open through July 31, reopen August 6-29 and reopen September 3 through October 31 when each vessel will be allowed to catch 65 Chinook per vessel per week (Wednesday – Tuesday) in September and October.industries