Conserving salmon for the future: San Juan Islands not reopening to salmon fishing this fall | by The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife | Medium

Conserving salmon for the future: San Juan Islands not reopening to salmon fishing this fall

Marine Area 7 Chinook catch and encounter estimates for July 1–7, 2021.
Preseason model of Stillaguamish impacts, and Preseason model with updated 2021 catch totals for MA-7. Categories reflect Mark-Selective Fishery landed catch (MSF Landed), Mark-Selective Fishery hooked, but not landed (MSF Drop Off), Mark-Selective Fishery sublegal (undersized) encounters (MSF Sublegal) and Mark-Selective Fishery catch-and-release (MSF Non-Retention). Non-Selective, Non-Retention refers to unmarked (wild origin) fish that are released.

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is dedicated to preserving, protecting and perpetuating the state’s fish and wildlife resources.

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is dedicated to preserving, protecting and perpetuating the state’s fish and wildlife resources.