Higher Trinity River Grownup Chinook Salmon Quota Met
Based mostly upon California Division of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) projections of the leisure fall-run Chinook salmon catch on the Trinity River, anglers will meet the Higher Trinity River grownup fall-run Chinook salmon quota for the 2022 season as of 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21
This triggers the closure of the grownup Chinook salmon fishery on the Trinity River from the Previous Lewiston Bridge to the Freeway 299 West Bridge at Cedar Flat. This attain will stay open for the harvest of 2-year-old jack Chinook salmon lower than or equal to 23 inches. All grownup Chinook salmon caught should be instantly launched and reported on the angler’s report card.
Anglers should still fish for grownup Chinook salmon within the Decrease Trinity River sector downstream of the Denny Highway Bridge at Hawkins Bar to the confluence with the Klamath River. All different sectors are closed to grownup salmon harvest.
Anglers could monitor the quota standing of open and closed sections of the Klamath and Trinity rivers by calling the knowledge hotline at (800) 564-6479.
For extra data concerning Klamath River fishing rules, please seek the advice of the 2022-2023 California Freshwater and Supplemental Sport Fishing Rules at wildlife.ca.gov/rules.
CDFW file photograph.