|The harvest of
fish in this region has been relatively steady over the past 10 years.† Harvest is up from the late 1980ís and
1999 saw a huge increase in fish harvested.†
Recreational effort has shown a similar pattern, increasing in the
early 1990ís and leveling off over the past 10 years, with an increase in
1999.† The majority of this effort and
harvest is targeted at Chinook salmon, in the order of 65 to 90% throughout
the time series shown.