Action: Spring chinook salmon fishing closes on the Grande Ronde River.
Species affected: Spring chinook salmon
Locations: Grande Ronde River from the mouth of Buford Creek (approximately ½ mile downstream of the Highway 129 Bridge at Boggan’s Oasis) upstream to the Washington/Oregon state line.
Effective date: One hour after official sunset July 5, 2015.
Reason for action: The Grande Ronde is experiencing extremely low flows and increasing water temperatures that may affect survival of Endangered Species Act listed fish handled during this fishery.