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July 17, 2014
Fall Chinook seasons set
Idaho Fish and Game Commission
has adopted fall Chinook salmon fishing seasons on parts of the Snake,
The 2013 return of fall
Chinook was surprisingly large, and this yearís run is again expected to be one
of the largest in recent history. The forecast return including hatchery and
natural fall Chinook to the
A valid fishing license and salmon permit are required to fish for fall Chinook. Only adipose-clipped salmon may be kept. Only adult fall Chinook must be recorded on the anglerís salmon permit. The daily bag limit is six adult fall Chinook salmon, the possession limit is 18 adult fall Chinook.
Adult Chinook are 24 inches and longer. There is no season limit on adult fall Chinook. There are no daily, possession or season limits on fall Chinook jacks (those less than 24 inches). Anglers are not required to record fall Chinook jacks on their permits.