Coho Fishing Regulations

Annual Coho Regs

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Emergency Coho Regs


EMERGENCY REGULATION NO. ER-14-05

Date:
September 8th, 2014

Regs. No. Superseded/Modified:
AR-14-02

Fishery Type:
COHO – Commercial Fishery

Catch Area:
13D-1 Dana Passage
13D-2 Pickering Passage, (On & Off Reservation)
13D-3 Peale Passage (On Reservation)
13D-4 Southern Case Inlet

On/Off Reservation:
ON/OFF

Effective Dates:
Open:  6 AM Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
Open Until Further Notice

Days/Hours by Gear:

Beach Seines: Open 6 AM Wednesday, September 10th, 2014.
Daily hours On and Off Reservation are 24 Hours/Day, 7 Days/Week

Maximum Length: 600 feet/ Mesh Size: 3 inch Minimum 4 inch Maximum

Set Nets: Open 4 PM Wednesday, September 10th, 2014.
Daily hours On and Off Reservation are 4 PM – 9 AM Daily, 7 Days/Week

(Dana 13D-1, Pickering 13D-2(On and Off Reservation), Peale 13D-3(On Reservation)
Maximum Length: 300 feet   Minimum Stretch: 5 inches

(Southern Case Inlet 13D-4)
Maximum Length: 600 feet   Minimum Stretch: 5 inches

Other Restrictions: Pickering Passage 13D-2- Closed areas for Commercial Coho Beach Seine and Set Net Fishing: the area extending from the Totten Inlet line from Glen Parkers Dock/Pilings to the Hammersley Inlet line at Arcadia Point.  Set Nets have priority over Beach Seines to fish On Reservation 4PM to 9AM. Peale Passage 13D-3 – Closed areas for Commercial Set Net Fishing:  Hartstene Oyster Company, Hartstene Island: AREAS H1, H2 and H3.  No Set Nets may be attached to any part of the Tribal Netpens Complexes situated in Peale Passage.    Case Inlet 13D-4- All waters of 13D South and East of a line extending from the Johnson Point Light to the Devil’s Head Light are Closed.

JUSTIFICATION: 
Annual Commercial Harvest of Coho