Non-Indian Fishing and Hunting Regulations

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					Angler Surveys: Angler survey boxes
with catch information forms will be
posted at Lake Humptipin (Indian Lake),
and on the Umatilla River and its            TO TURN IN POACHERS CALL:
tributaries. Please report your catch (and
comments, suggestions, etc.) CTUIR
                                                CTUIR Fish & Wildlife
                                                                                    Fishing and Hunting
harvest/enforcement officials may also                                                  Regulations
ask anglers for harvest information.
                                                                                                 for the
Cooperation from anglers is appreciated.              (541) 278-0550            Umatilla Indian Reservation
Information gathered will be used to
manage the fishery.

                                              All fish that are released
Special Hunting Restrictions
                                              must be unharmed and
Non-Indian hunting on the Umatilla             should not be removed
Indian Reservation is restricted to upland         from the water.
game birds and waterfowl only. No big-
game hunting is permitted.
                                                                                             Permit Fees
No hunting of blue or ruffed grouse or
dove is permitted.                                                           FISHING
                                                 For more information        Regular Annual Fishing                   $20.00
Spring Gobbler Turkey hunting in special               contact:              Regular Daily Fishing                    $10.00
designated area only (refer to 2010 hunt                                     Juvenile (12-17 Years) Annual Fishing     $8.00
                                                                             Sr. Citizen (60+ Years) Annual Fishing   $10.00
area map).
                                                 Confederated Tribes
Refer to Oregon State Synopsis for details                of the             HUNTING
on bag and possession limits.                  Umatilla Indian Reservation   Regular Annual Upland Game and
                                                                             Waterfowl Hunting                        $25.00
                                                                             Juvenile (12-17 Years) Annual
                                              DNR Fish & Wildlife Programs
Tribal lands harvest is not in addition to                                   Upland Game and Waterfowl Hunting        $16.00
existing State limits.                                                       Spring Gobbler                           $25.00
                                                     (541) 276-3477
                                                                             Regular Combination Fishing/
                                                                             Upland Game and
                                                                             Waterfowl Annual Hunting                 $45.00
            INTRODUCTION                                          REMINDER:                         All Streams: Five (5) trout per day, 8 inch
                                                                                                    minimum and 20 inch maximum length. Fish
The following is a summary of regulations        Ask first before fishing or hunting lands          over 20 inches are considered steelhead or
that apply to persons who are not members        within the Umatilla Indian Reservation!            salmon. Possession limit is 10 fish.
of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
                                                 Landowners may file trespass charges against       Other Fish: No bag or length limit.
Indian Reservation and who wish to fish
                                                 individuals fishing or hunting on their land
within the boundaries of the Umatilla Indian                                                           SPECIAL FISHING RESTR ICTIONS
                                                 without permission. All anglers and hunters are
Reservation:                                     required to obey the laws and respect the rights
                                                 and property of others.                            Lake Humptipin (Indian Lake): Only those
1. Any person who fishes or hunts on the                                                            boats powered by electric outboard motors or
lands or in the waters within the boundaries              FISHING SEASONS                           propelled by oars or other non-mechanized
of the Umatilla Indian Reservation shall carry        BAG & POSSESSION LIMITS                       means may be operated on Lake Humptipin.
on his/her person at all times, a permit
issued to them by the Confederated Tribes                                                           McKay Creek: Catch and release fly-fishing
                                                                     SEASON                         only with a single barbless hook is allowed
which specifically authorizes such activity.
                                                                                                    January 1 to April 23, and November 1 to
Possession of any fish or game, or parts                   Rainbow and Brook Trout                  December 31, 2010. Regular catch and keep
thereof by persons who do not have a valid       Lake Humptipin                                     regulations apply April 24 to October 31, 2010.
tribal permit shall be prima facie evidence        (Indian Lake):      Open Year-Round **
that the fish or game was unlawfully taken;                                                         Mainstem Umatilla River: Catch and release
                                                 McKay Creek System Above                           fly fishing only with a single barbless hook is
2.    All persons who are not enrolled            McKay Reservoir:      Open Year-Round **          allowed during the trout season on the mainstem
members of the Confederated Tribes who                                                              Umatilla River and tributaries upstream from
                                                 All other streams: September 16 – December 31      Thornhollow Bridge to the upper Reservation
engage in fishing on reservation lands           **CLOSED       IN SPRING & SUMMER TO
without a Tribal Permit are subject to federal                                                      boundary. Regular catch and keep regulations
                                                 PROTECT SPRING CHINOOK**                           apply to mainstem and tributaries below
criminal prosecution pursuant to 18 U.S.C.
                                                                                                    Thornhollow Bridge, however, hooks no larger
Section 1165;                                                  Bull Trout: CLOSED                   than ¼” (from point to shank) are allowed.

3. Tribal permits are not transferable to any      Salmon (including Steelhead): CLOSED             At Fish Facilities: No person shall fish from or
other person. Any attempt to transfer a                                                             trespass on a fish way, weir, fish trap or fish
Tribal Permit renders that permit null and       Other Fish: All waters, the same as trout season   facility water intake/outflow structure. Bonifer
void; and                                                                                           Springs fishing closure includes the pond, two
                                                 ** See “Special Restrictions” section **           feeder springs, Boston Canyon Creek and
4. In addition to possessing a Tribal Permit,                                                       Meacham Creek 100’ above and below the mouth
any person who fishes within the boundaries                BAG & LENGTH LIM ITS                     of Boston Canyon Creek.         Minthorn Springs
of the Umatilla Indian Reservation must                                                             fishing closure includes the fish facilities and
                                                 Lake Humptipin (Indian Lake): Ten trout 8          Minthorn Springs Creek. Imaques C-Mem-ini-
comply with the State of Oregon general          inches or over per day, not more than 5 of which   kem, Thornhollow and Pendleton closures
angling regulations regarding gear, bait,        may be 12 inches or over; 20 in possession or in   includes    fish   facilities and    the    water
harvest methods, harvest hours and general       7 consecutive days, not more than 10 of which      intake/outflow                         structures.
restrictions.                                    may be 12 inches or over and not more than 4 of
                                                 which 20 inches or over.

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