Tribal Fishing

Treaty net fishery dates are subject to change in the event of unfishable conditions. Changes to this schedule, including additional fishing opportunities, will be announced as soon as possible.

For more information:
Fish Program
WDFW Region 6
Montesano, WA
(360) 249-4628
(360) 586-6129

State/Tribal Agreements:
2014-2015 Agreement
2013-2014 Agreement
2012-2013 Agreement
2011-2012 Agreement
2010-2011 Agreement
2009-2010 Agreement
2008-2009 Agreement
2007-2008 Agreement
2005-2006 Agreement
2004-2005 Agreement
2003-2004 Agreement
2002-2003 Agreement

2014 Tribal Net Schedules for Coastal Rivers of Washington
Last update: July 28, 2014

North Coast

South Coast

 


North Coastal Rivers Tribal Net Schedules

Hoh River Fishery:

Hoh River Fall Fishery:

Opening and closing times are 10 a.m. opening day to 10:00 a.m. closing day

Stat Week Put In Pull Out
36 10:00 AM Mon. Sept. 1, '14 10:00 AM Wed. Sept. 3, '14
37 10:00 AM Mon. Sept. 8 10:00 AM Wed. Sept. 10
38 10:00 AM Mon. Sept. 15 10:00 AM Wed. Sept. 17
39 10:00 AM Mon. Sept. 22 10:00 AM Wed. Sept. 24
40 10:00 AM Mon. Sept. 29 10:00 AM Wed. Oct. 1
41 10:00 AM Mon. Oct. 6 10:00 AM Tues. Oct. 8
42 10:00 AM Mon. Oct. 13 10:00 AM Tues. Oct. 15
43 10:00 AM Mon. Oct. 20 10:00 AM Tues. Oct. 22
44 10:00 AM Mon. Oct. 27 10:00 AM Tues. Oct. 29
45 10:00 AM Mon. Nov. 3 10:00 AM Tues. Nov. 5
46 10:00 AM Mon. Nov. 10 10:00 AM Tues. Nov. 12
47 10:00 AM Mon. Nov. 17 10:00 AM Tues. Nov. 19
48 10:00 AM Mon. Nov. 24 10:00 AM Tues. Nov. 26

 

Queets River, Quinault Indian Nation:

Tribal netting will begin at Noon on opening days and pull out at Noon on closing day

Fall Fishery:

Stat Week Put In Pull Out
36 12:00 Noon Sun. Aug. 31 12:00 Noon Fri. Sept. 5
37 12:00 Noon Sun. Sept. 7 12:00 Noon Fri. Sept. 12
38 12:00 Noon Sun. Sept. 14 12:00 Noon Fri. Sept. 19
39 12:00 Noon Sun. Sept. 21 12:00 Noon Fri. Sept. 26
40 12:00 Noon Sun. Sept. 28 12:00 Noon Fri. Oct. 3
41 12:00 Noon Sun. Oct.  5 12:00 Noon Tues. Oct. 7
42 12:00 Noon Sun. Oct.  12 12:00 Noon Mon.. Oct. 13
43 12:00 Noon Sun. Oct.  19 12:00 Noon Tues. Oct. 21
44 CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL FISHING
45 CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL FISHING
46 CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL FISHING
47 12:00 Noon Sun. Nov. 16 12:00 Noon Sat. Nov. 18
48 12:00 Noon Sun. Nov. 23 12:00 Noon Sat. Nov. 25

 

Quillayute River System:

Fall Fishery:

Opens 7:00 a.m. on specified opening days of schedule for each week
Closes at 7:00 p.m. on specified closing days of schedule for each week

Stat Week Put In Pull Out
36 7:00 AM Mon. Sept. 1 7:00 PM Thur. Sept. 4
37 7:00 AM Mon. Sept. 8 7:00 PM Thur. Sept. 11
38 7:00 AM Mon. Sept. 15 7:00 PM Thur. Sep.. 18
39 7:00 AM Mon. Sept.. 22 7:00 PM Thur. Sept. 25
40 7:00 AM Mon. Sept.. 29 7:00 PM Wed. Oct. 1
41 7:00 AM Mon. Oct. 6 7:00 PM Wed. Oct. 8
42 7:00 AM Mon. Oct. 13 7:00 PM Wed. Oct. 15
43 7:00 AM Mon. Oct. 20 7:00 PM Wed. Oct. 22
44 7:00 AM Mon. Oct. 27 7:00 PM Tues. Oct. 28
45 7:00 AM Mon. Nov. 3 7:00 PM Wed. Nov. 5
46 7:00 AM Mon. Nov. 10 7:00 PM Wed. Nov. 12
47 7:00 AM Mon. Nov. 17 7:00 PM Wed. Nov. 19
48 7:00 AM Mon. Nov. 24 7:00 PM Fri. Nov. 28
49 7:00 AM Mon. Dec. 1 7:00 PM Fri. Dec. 5
50 7:00 AM Mon. Dec. 8 7:00 PM Fri. Dec.12
Click here for tribal schedule
posted on the Quinault Indian Nation website.

South Coastal Rivers Tribal Net Schedules

Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation

  • No Tribal netting schedule provided at this time.

Chehalis River and Grays Harbor Areas 2A-1, 2A AND 2D:

Willapa Bay and Grays Harbor Fall Commercial Non Indian and Tribal Salmon Landings

  • The Chehalis River downstream of the power line crossing below the confluence of the Wynoochee River, and Grays Harbor Areas 2A-1, 2A, and that part of Area 2D lying east of the north to south line at Longitude 123 degrees, 58' west (line lies approx. 0.6 miles west of the Moon Island airfield) will be open for commercial gillnet fishing for authorized Quinault Tribal Fishers according to the following schedule:
Stat Week Set In Pull Out
21 12 pm  Noon Sun May. 18 12 pm  Noon Fri May. 23
22 12 pm  Noon Sun May. 25 12 pm  Noon Fri May. 30
23 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 1 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 6
24 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 8 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 13
25 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 15 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 20
26 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 22 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 27
27 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 29 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 4
28 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 6 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 11
29 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 13 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 18
30 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 20 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 25
31 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 27 12 pm  Noon Fri Aug. 1

Copalis River:

Tribal Net Catch for Copalis River

  • No Tribal netting schedule at this time.

Humptulips River AND Grays HarborArea 2C (outside of river):

Willapa Bay and Grays Harbor Fall Commercial Non Indian and Tribal Salmon Landings

  • All of Grays Harbor Area 2C from weeks 18 - 26 and beginning week 27 the fishing area will be restricted to that area of 2C lying north of Breckinridge Bluff will be open for commercial gillnet fishing for authorized Quinault Tribal Fishers according to the following schedule:
Stat Week Set In Pull Out
21 12 pm  Noon Sun May. 18 12 pm  Noon Fri May. 23
22 12 pm  Noon Sun May. 25 12 pm  Noon Fri May. 30
23 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 1 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 6
24 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 8 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 13
25 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 15 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 20
26 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 22 12 pm  Noon Fri Jun. 27
27 12 pm  Noon Sun Jun. 29 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 4
28 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 6 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 11
29 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 13 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 18
30 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 20 12 pm  Noon Fri Jul. 25
31 12 pm  Noon Sun Jul. 27 12 pm  Noon Fri Aug. 1

Moclips River:

Tribal Net Catch for Moclips River

  • No Tribal netting schedule at this time.
 

Quinault River:

Tribal Net Catch for Quinault River

  • The Quinault River fishing schedule will be as follows:
Stat Week Grounds 43-44
and above Set-in
  Grounds below 43-44
Set-in
  Pull Out
28 6:00 AM Sun, July 6 6:00 AM Mon, July 7 6:00 PM Wed. July 9
29 6:00 AM Sun, July 13 6:00 AM Mon, July 14 4:00 PM Wed. July 16
30 6:00 AM Sun, July 20 6:00 AM Mon, July 21 4:00 PM Wed. July 23
31 6:00 AM Sun, July 28 6:00 AM Mon, July 29 4:00 PM Wed. July 30