Friday, June 12, 2009

Nehalem Basin to Close for Chinook Fishing


The Nehalem River, one of the North Oregon Coasts most productive Chinook Rivers will closed starting June 15th to protect the salmon. Returns have been poor the past three years and the run is forecasted to be poor again this year making the closure necessary to protect the rivers imperiled summer chinook as well as its fall run. See more information on the closure in the Oregonian.

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2009/06/nehalem_basin_closed_to_chinoo.html

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