The Makah Tribe has notified NOAA Fisheries that they have taken inseason action for the off-reservation ocean treaty troll fishery. This action was necessary to evaluate Chinook and coho salmon catches to date in order to stay within Pacific Fishery Management Council quota guidelines.
- Effective 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2022, Area 3 north of 48° 02’ 15” N. (Norwegian Memorial) and Areas 4, 4A, and 4B, the fishery is closed until further notice.
Please refer to the Federal Register notice for the West Coast Salmon Fisheries 2022 Specifications and Management Measures for additional regulations.
For more information, contact
Shannon Penna, Anadromous Harvest Management, at (562) 980-4239.