THE FOLLOWING MATERIAL ORIGINATED FROM TANNA TAKATA, ODFW, AND WAS TRANSMITTED BY JOE HYMER, PSMFC
Salmon, Steelhead and Shad
Eight hundred twenty-six Oregon boats were counted at Buoy 10 this past weekend. Anglers at Buoy 10 averaged 2.24 Chinook and 0.19 coho caught per boat. In Troutdale, boat anglers averaged 0.07 steelhead caught per boat, while anglers fishing in the Portland to Tongue Point area averaged 0.47 Chinook and 0.28 steelhead caught per boat. Bank anglers fishing in the gorge averaged 0.13 Chinook caught per angler.
Gorge Bank: Weekend checking showed two Chinook adults kept for 16 bank anglers.
Gorge Boats: Weekend checking showed no catch for two boats (five anglers).
Troutdale Boats: Weekend checking showed one steelhead released for 15 boats (28 anglers).
Portland to Westport Bank: Weekend checking showed no catch for 14 bank anglers.
Portland to Tongue Point Boats: Weekend checking showed 34 Chinook adults and three Chinook jacks kept, plus one Chinook adult, one Chinook jack and 21 steelhead released for 75 boats (178 anglers).
Estuary Boats (Tongue Point to Buoy 10): Weekend checking showed 535 Chinook adults and 29 coho adults kept, plus 129 Chinook, 27 coho and one steelhead released for 297 boats (1,013 anglers).
Bonneville Pool (Bonneville Dam upstream to The Dalles Dam): Weekly checking showed no catch for one bank angler; and one steelhead released for five boats (10 anglers); and no shad catch for two bank anglers.
The Dalles Pool (The Dalles Dam upstream to John Day Dam): Weekly checking showed eight Chinook adults kept for one boat (five anglers).
John Day Pool (John Day Dam upstream to McNary Dam): Weekly checking showed two shad kept, plus 20 shad released for three boats (eight anglers).
Lower Columbia River (below Bonneville Dam): Closed for retention. Weekend checking showed four sublegal and three legal white sturgeon released for two boats (three anglers).
Bonneville Pool: Weekly checking showed no catch for six bank anglers; and seven sublegal, two legal and three oversize white sturgeon released for two boats (four anglers).
The Dalles Pool: Weekly checking showed four oversize sturgeon released for one boat (three anglers).
John Day Pool: No report.
Gorge: No report.
Troutdale: Weekend checking showed one walleye kept, plus one walleye released for seven boats (14 anglers).
Portland to Tongue Point: Weekend checking showed four walleye kept for three boats (five anglers).
The Dalles Pool: Weekly checking showed 36 walleye kept for eight boats (14 anglers).
John Day Pool: No report.