Pacific Fishery Management Council Adopts 2024 West Coast Ocean Salmon Seasons (Press Release and Tables)

Seattle, Washington—The Pacific Fishery Management Council has adopted recommendations for ocean salmon fishing along the Pacific west coast in 2024. The seasons provide recreational and commercial opportunities in northern areas of the coast but include significant reductions and closures in southern portions of the coast to achieve conservation goals for goals for both Chinook and […]

Winter 2024 newsletter available!!

The Pacific Council’s Winter 2024 newsletter has just been released and is now available for you to dive into! To access the newsletter, simply visit the Pacific Fishery Management Council’s 2023 newsletters webpage.

2024 newsletters

Winter 2024, Volume 48, No. 1 Back to Newsletters and press releases archives

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April 2024 Council Meeting page Council stream: IF YOU ARE NOT ATTENDING THE MEETING: Please contact Kris Kleinschmidt to set up a Panelist invite for you. Since most Council members will be in person, we will not be creating Panelist invites unless requested to do so. Presenting to the Council JotForm. Panelist invites are only […]


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