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August 4, 2011
By Niels Nokkentved, IDFG
The Idaho Fish and Game
Commission Thursday, July 28, adopted fall Chinook salmon seasons in the
The season opens Sept. 1 and runs until Oct. 31 or further notice on:
From the Washington-Idaho border upstream to the
§ From the Oregon-Washington border upstream to the mouth of Sheep Creek
§ From the Mouth of Sheep Creek up stream to Hells Canyon Dam.
§ From its mouth upstream to the U.S. Highway 12 Memorial Bridge.
The daily limit is six adult fall Chinook, with a clipped adipose fin evidenced by a healed scar, and 18 adults in possession. An adult is 24 or more inches in total length. There is no limit on the total number of adult fall Chinook an angler may keep during the fall season.
The season is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
There are no daily, possession or season limits on fall Chinook jacks, with a clipped adipose fin evidenced by a healed scar and less than 24 inches in total length. Anglers must have a valid permit to fish for jacks, but they are not required to record the jacks on their permits.
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