Adopted/Approved Amendments: Salmon Amendment 9

Ninth Amendment to the Fishery Management Plan for Commercial and Recreational Salmon Fisheries off the Coasts of Washington, Oregon, and California Commencing in 1978

Published December 1988

  • Download the Ninth Amendment to the FMP for Commercial and Recreational Salmon Fisheries off the Coasts of Washington, Oregon, and California Commencing in 1978 (December 1988)

The ninth amendment to the salmon fishery management plan addresses the following six issues:

  • Klamath River fall chinook salmon escapement goal
  • Harvest allocation for non-Indian fisheries north of Cape Falcon
  • Inseason notice procedures
  • Steelhead management intent
  • Radio reporting requirements for commercial salmon fishermen
  • Limitations for season opening and closing dates