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2012 Fishing Report from Del Norte Triplicate

2012 Klamath River Salmon Season Ready

for Six Times More Salmon than Last Year

 03/02/2012

From the Del Norte Triplicate 

http://www.triplicate.com/News/Local-News/Fishing-for-full-seasons

 

  This week, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife released projections of 1.6 million chinook salmon returning to the Klamath River — a six-fold increase over last year’s numbers.  The Pacific Fishery Management Council (PFMC), which crafts the season, will give sport fishermen a decent season this year.

Doane will be representing the KMZFC from Mar. 2–7 at the PFMC’s meeting, where he will advocate a salmon season from at least Memorial Day to Labor Day, with fishing allowed seven days a week.

“It looks like the 2012 season will be what we’d consider a full season, but 2013 is definitely in question,” Doane said.

 

 


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