Upcoming Commission hearing where ODFW will review/adopt the 2014 Fishing regulations [among a few other items]. Major proposal items up for review on the 2014 regulations will be:
- Close the upper Sandy River above the confluence with the Salmon River to salmon and steelhead fishing from July 1 to Aug. 31. The closure is designed to protect wild spring chinook.
- Expand the Willamette River sturgeon sanctuary in Oregon City an additional 6 miles from the I-205 bridge to the Lake Oswego-Oak Grove bridge.
- Open the Willamette River above the Falls to sturgeon retention.
The meeting is in Eugene on August 2nd at the Valley River Inn.
...comment or attend...