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2011 Wild Coastal Coho

Current Closures

  • Alsea, closed end of day Oct. 10
  • Coos, closed end of day Oct. 21
  • Coquille, closed end of day Oct. 11
  • Nestucca, closed end of day Oct. 9
  • Siletz, closed end of day Oct. 21
  • Siuslaw, closed end of day Oct. 9
  • Tillamook, closed end of day Oct. 5
  • Umpqua River, closed end of day Oct. 1
  • Yaquina, closed end of day Oct. 9

Harvest of Wild Coho in Quota Fisheries, 2011

Dates Nehalem Tillamook Nestucca Siletz Yaquina Alsea Siuslaw Umpqua Tenmile* Coos Coquille
Sept 15 - Sept 18 91 37 2 4 4 33 80 586 NA 52 37
Sept 19 - Sept 25 99 88 26 20 51 62 95 246 NA 47 57
Sept 26 - Oct 2 224 379 46 104 185 244 360 295 0 150 129
Oct 3 - Oct 9 319 160 110 115 410 494 666 Closed 10/1 0 204 550
Oct 10 - Oct 16 166 Closed 10/6 Closed 10/10 242 Closed 10/10 31 Closed 10/10   0 355 25
Oct 17 - Oct 23 27     72   Closed 10/11     0 208 Closed 10/12
Oct 24 - Oct 30 35     Closed 10/22         0 Closed 10/22  
Oct 31 - Nov 6 0               0    
Nov 7 - Nov 13 0               0    
Nov 14 - Nov 20 0               1    
Nov 21 - Nov 27 0               2    
  Closed 12/1                    
                       
TOTAL HARVEST 961 664 184 557 650 864 1201 1127 3 1016 798
QUOTA 1200 600 200 700 575 675 900 1300 875 1200 825
Percent of quota 80.1% 110.7% 92.0% 79.6% 113.0% 128.0% 133.4% 86.7% 0.3% 84.7% 96.7%

*season opens October 1
Estimates for the most recent week are preliminary and subject to change.
* Closures begin on date listed.

2011 Wild Coho Fisheries

  • Two adult salmon per day, one of which may be a wild coho
  • One unmarked jack coho per day during open season for adult wild coho
  • On Tenmile, Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes, one rod per angler when fishing for coho
  • All wild coho fisheries were approved by NOAA on Aug. 24, 2011
Basin Area Season & Daily/Seasonal Bag Limit Quota

Nehalem

Jetty tips to Peterson Cr. (RM 10.2) on South Fork and to North Fork Rd. Bridge on North Fork.

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/2 seasonal in aggregate with other rivers with a 2 wild fish seasonal limit (Umpqua River).

1,200

Tillamook Bay Rivers

Jetty tips to Hwy 101 Bridge on Miami, Kilchis, Wilson and Trask rivers and to Burton Bridge on Tillamook River.

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/1 seasonal in aggregate with other rivers with a 1 wild fish seasonal limit (Nestucca River).

600
Closed 10/6

Nestucca

Mouth to Cloverdale Bridge (excludes Little Nestucca tidewater).

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/1 seasonal in aggregate with other rivers with a 1 wild fish seasonal limit (Tillamook Basin).

200
Closed 10/10

Siletz

Mouth to Ojalla Bridge (RM 31).

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

700
Closed beginning 10/22

Yaquina

Mouth to confluence of Yaquina R. and Big Elk Cr.

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

575
Closed 10/10

Alsea

Mouth to Five Rivers (RM21).

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

675
Closed beginning 10/11

Siuslaw

Mouth to Lake Cr. (RM 30).

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

900
Closed 10/10

Umpqua

Mouth to Scottsburg Bridge. Smith River closed.

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/2 seasonal in aggregate with other waters with a 2 wild fish seasonal limit (Nehalem River).

1,300
Closed 10/1

Coos

Mouth to Dellwood and E/W Millicoma confluence.

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

1200
Closed beginning 10/22

Tenmile Lakes

Open in North and South lakes. Closed downstream of Hilltop Bridge, canal between lakes, and all tributaries above lakes.

Oct. 1-Dec. 31. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

875

Coquille

Mouth to Hwy 42S Bridge (Sturdivant Park)

Sept. 15-Nov. 30. 1 wild coho daily/5 seasonal in aggregate with all other waters in NW and SW Zones, including Siltcoos and Tahkenitch lakes.

825
Closes beginning 10/12

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