Virtual Coastal Steelhead Public Town Hall and Workshop


Join WDFW fishery managers for a virtual public town hall to learn more about steelhead biology and management, including the Statewide Steelhead Management Plan, stock assessment, creel monitoring and discussion of some possible regulatory options for the 2021/22 season. 

Tuesday, Oct. 26
5 to 7 p.m. 

Meeting recording

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Meeting materials
  • Agenda
  • Presentation (Note: Updated as of Oct. 28 to correct slides for errors and update with new information.  These changes include the most up-to date preliminary forecasts and associated sport impacts shown in slides 41 and 49.  This new information does not effect outcome of modeling proposals in slide 49). 

Supplemental resources for reference

2020/2021 steelhead escapement results

River/Area 2020/2021 Escapement Escapement Goal
Willapa 2,989 4,206
Chehalis 5,634 8,600
Humptulips 1,238 1,600
Upper Quinault 1,262 1,600
Queets/ Clearwater 2,044 4,200
Hoh 2,826 2,400
Quillayute 6,675 5,900
Research papers: 

Note: This meeting will be recorded and available to view online following the event. It is the second in a series of virtual town hall meetings this summer and fall to gather public input on coastal steelhead. 

Learn more 

For more information about coastal steelhead management and to share a comment with fishery managers, visit our coastal steelhead web page.