Action: Extends the retention period of legal-size white sturgeon beyond the scheduled July 31 closure date.
Location: Waters of the Columbia River and tributaries from The Dalles Dam upstream to John Day Dam.
Species affected: White sturgeon
Effective Dates: Aug. 1, 2013 until further notice
Daily Limit: One white sturgeon between 43-54 inches in fork length.
A balance of nearly 200 white sturgeon remain on the 300-fish recreational harvest guideline for The Dalles Pool.
Information contact: (360) 696-6211. For latest information press *1010.
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