Shelter Cove/Fort Bragg salmon season to open April 1

by Kenny Priest

The recreational salmon season from Horse Mountain, Humboldt County south to the U.S. - Mexico border will open on Saturday, April 1. Between Horse Mountain and Point Arena, which includes Shelter Cove and Fort Bragg, the daily bag and possession limit is two salmon of any species except Coho. The season south of Horse Mountain will extend through various dates in April through Nov. The alternatives can be found at and will be finalized by the council in Sacramento on April 6-11, and submitted to the NMFS for adoption by May 1.

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