Coho Opening Sept 17th, 2015 10AM-6PM
Species: Target Coho, (bycatch Chinook and sockeye)
Allowable Sales: Coho, Sockeye and Chinook under 77cm (Chinook Over 77cm should be released if alive or taken as FSC fish. Chinook over 77cm kept as FSC fish must be reported on landing slips)
Gear: Gill Net (Max mesh size 6 inches)
Area: A portion of 23-1 from the Paper Mill Dam Pool in the Somass River downstream to a line
perpendicular to river flow at the entrance to Clutesi Haven Marina Boat Ramp.; A portion of
subarea 23-1 and 23-2 from the Power lines crossing in the lower Somass River near the
Catalyst Mill south into the Inlet to a line from Hocking Point due east to the opposite shore.
Hupacasath Fisheries Staff will be bio-sampling a portion of the entire Chinook catch (including Chinook over 77cm). This sampling may include the removal of some fish heads. Co-operation with the samplers is appreciated.