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 a line running due north from Stearns Bluff will be open for commercial gillnet fishing for authorized Quinault Tribal Fishers according to the following schedule:
Stat Week Set In Pull Out
39 12 pm  Noon Mon Sept. 22, 2014 12 pm  Noon Wed Sept. 24, 2014
40 12 pm  Noon Sun Setp. 28 12 pm  Noon Wed Oct. 1
41 12 pm  Noon Sun Oct. 5 12 pm  Noon Thurs Oct. 9
42 12 pm  Noon Mon Oct. 13 12 pm  Noon Fri Oct. 17
43 12 pm  Noon Mon Oct. 20 12 pm  Noon Wed Oct. 22
44 12 pm  Noon Sun Oct. 26 12 pm  Noon Tues Oct. 28
45 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 2 12 pm  Noon Mon Nov. 3
46 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 9 12 pm  Noon Tues Nov. 11
47 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 16 12 pm  Noon Fri Nov. 21

Copalis River:

Tribal Net Catch for Copalis River

  • No Tribal netting schedule at this time.

Humptulips River AND Grays Harbor Area 2C (North Bay) (outside of river):

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

  • The Humptulips River, from its mouth upstream to the railroad bridge at Newton, and Grays Harbor Area 2C will be open for commercial gillnet fishing for authorized Quinault Tribal Fishers according to the following schedule:
Stat Week Set In Pull Out
39 2:00 PM Mon Sept. 22, 2014 2:00 PM Fri Sept. 26, 2014
40 12 pm  Noon Sun Sept. 28 12 pm  Noon Wed Oct. 1
41 12 pm  Noon Mon Oct. 6 12 pm  Noon Thurs Oct. 9
42 4:00 PM Sun Oct. 12 4:00 PM Wed Oct. 15
43 12 pm  Noon Sun Oct. 19 12 pm  Noon Wed Oct. 22
44 3:00 PM Sun Oct. 26 3:00 PM Mon Oct. 27
45 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 2 12 pm  Noon Tues Nov. 4
46 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 9 12 pm  Noon Wed Nov. 12
47 12 pm  Noon Sun Nov. 16 12 pm  Noon Fri Nov. 21

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