Coho Fishing Regulations

Annual Coho Regs


Emergency Coho Regs


Date: September 2nd, 2015
Regs. No. Superseded/Modified: AR-15-02

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 Thursday, September 10th, 2015
Open Until Further Notice

Days/Hours by Gear:

Beach Seines: Open 6 AM Thursday, September 10th, 2015.
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 Thursday, September 10th, 2015.
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 Net Pens 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.