Columbia River fishery managers yesterday extended the spring
chinook fishery above Bonneville Dam through June 15, 2011.
The area from the Tower Island power line (approximately 6 miles
below The Dalles Dam) upstream to the Oregon/Washington border AND
the Oregon and Washington banks between Bonneville Dam and the
Tower Island power lines will be open from Friday, June 3 through
Wednesday, June 15. The area had been scheduled to close on June
Anglers fishing above Bonneville Dam can keep sockeye salmon,
adipose fin-clipped chinook salmon and adipose fin-clipped
steelhead. The daily bag limit is two adult salmon or steelhead in
combination, and an additional five fin-clipped jack chinook.
Sockeye salmon count towards the adult limit regardless of